July 28, 2014
NPR reports on a growing problem: a fungus called coffee rust, which is wiping out coffee plants, and farmers’ incomes along with it.
July 24, 2014
Dr. Sheik Umar Khan, a leader in the fight against the historic Ebola outbreak in West Africa, now has the virus himself. Our prayers are with Dr. Khan.
July 22, 2014
Catholic News Service spoke with Catholic leaders, including CRS’ Rick Jones, about their take on the current situation of unaccompanied minors crossing into the U.S. and other countries.
July 18, 2014
EWTN reports on what CRS is doing in the Holy Land to respond to needs and help foster peace despite the recent surge in violence.
July 10, 2014
On today’s 60th anniversary of the Food for Peace program, a commentary in the Baltimore Sun highlights the importance of U.S. food aid around the world.
June 19, 2014
Catholic News Service reports on the two-day Investing for the Poor conference, which recently wrapped up in Rome.
June 15, 2014
Vatican Radio reports on the two-day Vatican conference which looks at the ways Impact Investing can benefit low-income people.
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.
May 14, 2014
CRS staffer Kim Pozniak, who was in the Central African Republic last week, describes local peace efforts amidst the ongoing violence there. From Catholic News Agency.
May 9, 2014
Kevin Clarke of America Magazine writes from the Central African Republic about the realities of hunger that are pressing in on the violence-torn nation.