A new 7.3 magnitude Nepal earthquake hits the country just two weeks after the 7.8 earthquake. CRS and Caritas are distributing emergency aid.
CRS President & CEO Carolyn Woo discusses the past and present of the Church’s stance on climate change.
May 23, 2015
On the day of Archbishop Oscar Romero’s beatification, we look back at his legacy and share a personal reflection on his life.
May 21, 2015
The House Foreign Affairs and Senate Foreign Relations Committees each passed nearly identical versions of the Girls Count Act today, setting the stage for floor votes.
May 21, 2015
Technology leaders from around the world to convene in Chicago May 27-29.
May 18, 2015
Lack of resources, low agricultural productivity and climate change among challenges highlighted.
May 16, 2015
CRS is working with Caritas Rwanda to provide nutritional supplementation for thousands in transit camps, many suffering from acute malnutrition.
May 15, 2015
Families, many of whom are living outside because their homes were damaged or destroyed in the recent earthquakes, are concerned about the coming monsoon rains.
May 13, 2015
The Girls Count Act calls on the U.S. government to encourage birth registration for girls around the world.
May 7, 2015
The day a 7.8 magnitude earthquake roiled the mountains of Nepal, the Rana family was spread out. When the earthquake hit, the world stopped for the Ranas as it did for hundreds of thousands in Nepal.
May 5, 2015
‘Come, Holy Spirit’ by CRS President & CEO Carolyn Woo, is part of her monthly column for Catholic News Service.
May 4, 2015
When asked why she works so hard every day, Carolyn Woo said, “The poor don’t get a lot but they get us and therefore they deserve the very best of us, not our second best.” Dr. Woo’s new book, “Working for a Better World,” is the personal story of a young woman born in Hong […]