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Choosing Ida over ore: Turkish citizens mobilize against a Canadian-funded gold mine

Turkish citizens mobilize against a Canadian-funded gold mine

In Greek mythology, the gods are said to have watched the Trojan War unfold from atop Mount Ida...

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How the young are building peace and justice in Syria and Turkey

Today, on International Youth Day, Development and Peace — Caritas Canada salutes its partners’ work in Syria and Turkey to empower young people...

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Development and Peace quits important advisory panel to protest government inaction on corporate accountability

advisory panel to protest government inaction on corporate accountability

Photo credit: Global Affairs Canada

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Development and Peace – Caritas Canada elected to Representative Council of Caritas Internationalis at its 21st General Assembly

From May 23rd to May 28th, Caritas Internationalis held its 21st General...

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Creating a culture of encounter at World Youth Day 2019

Creating a culture of encounter at World Youth Day 2019

On Wednesday January 23rd, Development and Peace – Caritas Canada helped Caritas Internationalis provide World Youth Day pilgrims with a true experience of the Culture of Encounter in Panama City.

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In solidarity with the Palestinian people

November 29, 2018
In solidarity with the Palestinian people

The Gaza strip is affected by a severe humanitarian crisis caused by a 10-year Israeli economic embargo, three successive wars and a drastic reduction in US aid.

Land speculation by pension funds is leading to human rights violations and eco-destruction in Brazil

A report produced in collaboration with some of Development and Peace – Caritas Canada’s partners in Brazil uncovers how foreign investments and...

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Réjouissons-nous de Saint Oscar Romero, martyr de la justice sociale

Ces mots sur une vieille affiche, « Oscar Romero est mort, un martyr. Réjouissons-nous. » On y voit une image de l’homme et la date de son...

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Let us rejoice Saint Oscar Romero, a martyr for social justice

Saint Oscar Romero, a martyr for social justice

The words on the old poster say, “Oscar Romero is dead, a martyr, Rejoice.” There is also a drawing of the man along with the date...

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Cardinal Pedro Barreto: “All social actors must come together to save the planet”

Cardinal Pedro Barreto

Cardinal Pedro Barreto Jimeno Ricardo, Archbishop of Huancayo, Peru, is a member of the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, whose...

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