News | Development and Peace


June 18, 2019

Development and Peace – Caritas Canada welcomes the appointment of Jacqueline O’Neill on Wednesday, June 12, as Canada’s first Ambassador for Women, Peace and Security. 

October 12, 2018

Development and Peace’s campaign, May Peace Be With He, shined a spotlight on the courageous women who...

Empowering women to act for peace in Colombia
November 16, 2017

In 2012, following 50 years of conflict between the Colombian government and various guerrilla groups, President Juan Manuel Santos officially started peace talks with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)...

Women help build social peace in Lebanon
October 26, 2017

The conflict in Syria has had important repercussions for neighbouring countries, including Lebanon. This small nation of 4.4 million people has received about 1.5 million refugees, including more than 1 million from Syria.

September 21st is International Peace Day
September 20, 2017

September 21st is International Peace Day and we want you to show your support for women and peace in the world today.

2017 Education and Action Campaign
September 6, 2017

Montreal, September 6, 2017 – Development and Peace-Caritas Canada’s new campaign May Peace be With Her highlights how women are...