June 2, 2014
CRS President & CEO Carolyn Woo talks about the Syrian crisis, and what is needed to stop the violence that has pushed more than two million people to flee the country.
April 1, 2014
Writer Tony Magliano highlights the plight of millions of refugees in hot spots around the world, and lists what you can do to help. From National Catholic Reporter.
March 19, 2014
Having just marked the 3-year anniversary of the Syrian war, there are increased concerns about the war’s effect on children.
March 16, 2014
On the third anniversary of the war in Syria, children struggle to maintain a semblance of sanity in the chaos that surrounds them.
March 15, 2014
CRS solemnly marks the third anniversary of the beginning of the war in Syria and calls for a renewed diplomatic effort to end the horrific bloodshed that has killed more than 130,000 people.
January 27, 2014
PBS’ RELIGION AND ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY reports on the situation of Syrian refugees, which includes an interview with CRS president & CEO Dr. Carolyn Woo.
January 22, 2014
With peace talks to end the violence in Syria taking place in Switzerland, Pope Francis renews his call for a peaceful resolution to the situation.
January 7, 2014
CRS president & CEO Carolyn Woo tells Senate Judiciary subcommittee that assistance is needed now and into the future for Syrian refugees.
October 28, 2013
A Catholic medical student and native of Jerusalem works is several hospitals in Jordan, responding to the needs of Syrian refugees.
October 2, 2013
National Catholic Register interviewed two CRS staff to get their first-hand account of the hardships Syrian refugees face every day while they try to survive, having fled the violence in their home country.