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Caritas Internationalis Calls for Action to Address “severe food insecurity” in Africa

Jul 21, 2022

The leadership of the global confederation of Catholic relief agencies, Caritas Internationalis (CI), is calling on local and international leaders to respond, with action, to the “severe food insecurity” in the Sahel and Horn of Africa regions.

Bishop John Oballa Owaa (centre) flanked by Bishops Martin Kivuva (left) and Bishop Alfred Rotich (right) at a Press Briefing in Nairobi, Kenya.

“We are concerned”: Bishops in Kenya Over Alleged Misuse of COVID-19 Emergency Fund

May 5, 2020

Catholic Bishops in the East African nation of Kenya have raised concerns over the alleged misappropriation of the over KES.1 billion (US$10 million) COVID-19 Emergency Fund that has been so far raised by well-wishers and corporate firms in view of cushioning vulnerable Kenyans against the impacts of restrictions due to the pandemic.    

Representation of the 2030 Agenda, basis of Caritas Kenya report based on research through six case studies

Caritas Study Finds Kenya’s Development Agenda and Agenda 2030 Strongly Aligned

Nov 22, 2019

Four years after countries under the auspices of the United Nations (UN) adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development encompassing 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a report by the development arm of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB), Caritas Kenya indicates that the East African country is “strongly aligned” to the global targets on development.

Participants in the Caritas Annual Forum in Mombasa, Kenya, October 22-25, 2019

Caritas Kenya’s Annual Forum Resolves to Continue Networking with Entities at Grassroots

Oct 29, 2019

Caritas Kenya, the development and humanitarian arm of the Catholic Bishops in the East African country has, at its Annual Forum, resolved to continue fulfilling its mandate by networking with Church entities at the grassroots, including Small Christian Communities in the various Parishes of the dioceses.