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April 6, 2020
Development and Peace signs an open letter from the international cooperation sector, addressed to Canada’s Minister of International Development.
April 2, 2020
A special Solidarity Sunday mass livestreamed by the Archdiocese of St. Boniface, Man., took the Development and Peace message to the faithful in all corners of the country.
April 1, 2020
Development and Peace’s project oversight officer offers an overview of our Haitian partners’ response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Mura, Amazon, Brazil. Photo by Thomas Bauer/Development and Peace – Caritas Canada
March 30, 2020
Lenten Weekly Reflections
Gospel: Matthew 26:14—27:66 or 27:11-54 Palm Sunday: The Joy of the Gospel at the heart of our faith
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March 28, 2020
Watch this webinar to learn more about the work of the Pastoral Land Commission (CPT), Development and Peace’s partner in Brazil.
March 25, 2020
Inspired by Pope Francis’s prayer, Development and Peace offers one of its own for us to understand the COVID-19 situation from a global perspective.
Girl in the Amazon. Photo: Caritas Internationalis
March 23, 2020
Lenten Weekly Reflections
Solidarity Sunday Gospel: John 11:1-45 The quiet tears and divine power of Jesus
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March 18, 2020
Faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, Development and Peace is adapting its activities to prioritize health and safety.
Ederson, seringueiro, Brazil. Photo: Thomas Bauer/Development and Peace – Caritas Canada
March 16, 2020
Lenten Weekly Reflections
Gospel: John 9:1-41 “Blindness” and the seringueiros of Machadinho d’Oeste, Brazil
Francisco, Mura, Brazil. Photo: Thomas Bauer/Development and Peace – Caritas Canada
March 9, 2020
Lenten Weekly Reflections
Gospel: John 4:5-42 Two thirsts meet Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired out by his journey, was sitting by the well. It was about noon.(John 4:6)
March 4, 2020
Development and Peace’s new gender policy involves multiple stakeholders in deepening and broadening its commitment to justice, empowerment and solidarity.
March 4, 2020
Development and Peace’s Catholic Schools Programs Officer recounts why and how she created lesson plans aimed at deepening relationships in our common home.
March 2, 2020
Intensifying hostilities, hunger, homelessness, displacement and political uncertainty threaten to create Syria’s worst humanitarian crisis so far.
Amazon, Peru
February 27, 2020
Lenten Weekly Reflections
Gospel: Matthew 4: 1-11 Ecological conversion and the challenge of the temptation in the desert
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February 26, 2020
Development and Peace calls on Canadians to protect Our Common Home
February 26, 2020
To help families celebrate Lent together, we offer an array of tools that promote action and reflection during a time when we are called upon to open our hearts. 
February 20, 2020
On the World Day of Social Justice, Development and Peace staff and members share their reflections on the significance of the term.
February 12, 2020
The latest apostolic exhortation calls for the creation of a more socially, economically and ecologically just world.
February 2, 2020
International Development Week is an opportunity for Development and Peace to highlight the importance of Canadian solidarity in the world, to highlight our programs and partners and to celebrate the...
January 31, 2020
Through our campaign, For our Common Home: A future for the Amazon, a future for all, we have been raising awareness of the struggle of two...
January 24, 2020
The UN court’s ruling on the case brought by the Gambia establishes an important precedent while protecting a persecuted people.
January 24, 2020
Development and Peace and its partners successfully advocated for the United Nations Special Rapporteur on hazardous substances and wastes to visit affected communities.
January 22, 2020
The Development and Peace approach, based on trust, dignity of the person and mutual respect with its local partners, differs from that of many large organizations. We rely on local partners and work...
January 10, 2020
On January 12th, 2010, Haiti was truck by a deadly earthquake that caused grave losses. Hundreds of thousands of people lost their lives, and as many...