November 21, 2014
America looks at the impact of President Obama’s announcement to halt deportations of undocumented immigrants, and interviews CRS’ Bill O’Keefe about the need to address root causes of the situation.
October 16, 2014
CRS and India Church partners are providing emergency relief for people affected by Cyclone Hudhud, which made landfall in India last Monday.
September 11, 2014
CRS’ Joan Rosenhauer recently returned from Central America where she asked families a simple question: Why are so many unaccompanied children leaving home to cross into the United States?
September 8, 2014
Catholic News Agency responds to a recent post on the British daily The Guardian, which said the Catholic Church disregards women.
September 6, 2014
EWTN News Nightly spoke with CRS’ Joan Rosenhauer, who just returned from Central America, about the factors causing unaccompanied children to cross the U.S. border.
August 28, 2014
Travel restrictions blocking farmers from their crops and other farmers abandoning their fields in Ebola-affected areas are just two contributing factors.
August 26, 2014
Last Sunday, Archbishop Lori of Baltimore, MD, called for an interfaith and ecumenical service at the Basilica in Baltimore to pray for persecuted Iraqis.
August 22, 2014
Bloomberg.com provides an excellent overview of the challenges CRS and other organizations face when responding to the Ebola crisis in West Africa.
August 21, 2014
CRS’ Kris Ozar, who is on the ground in Iraq leading CRS’ response effort, told Vatican Radio a story of heroism and generosity by an Iraqi family on Mt. Sinjar.
August 20, 2014
National Catholic Register spoke with CRS’ Matt McGarry about the situation in Gaza, where McGarry is leading CRS’ relief effort for families affected by the summer of violence between Israel and Hamas.