December 19, 2014
As Iraqis who fled ISIS now face a cold winter with inadequate clothing and shelter, CRS and partner Caritas are providing emergency assistance to help families get through the winter.
December 16, 2014
CRS’ partner Caritas writes about one of the difficult outcomes of the Ebola crisis: orphans left behind when parents die from the virus…and how the Church is responding.
December 15, 2014
A four-year-old girl is the only one left after her family died from Ebola. Now, who will take care of her? From the New York Times.
December 11, 2014
A Catholic hospital in Monrovia, Liberia, which was shut down by Ebola, has recently reopened with assistance from CRS. From Vatican Radio.
December 10, 2014
CRS tells a Senate hearing that an effective Ebola response must include a long-term strategy to strengthen health care systems in affected countries.
December 9, 2014
Catholic News Service reports on the initial assessment of damage left by Typhoon Hagupit, which made landfall on the Philippines on Saturday.
December 6, 2014
VIDEO: CNN spoke with Renee Lambert about CRS’ emergency preparations for Typhoon Hagupit, which includes relief teams in five different locations.
December 6, 2014
The New York Times spoke with CRS’ Idalia Amaya about the mood in the Philippines as people prepare for Typhoon Hagupit.
December 4, 2014
As Super Typhoon Hagupit nears the Philippines, CNN spoke with Roge Agujero, a CRS staffer who lost his home just over a year ago in Typhoon Haiyan.
December 2, 2014
With the World Food Program suspending its food assistance due to lack of funding, Congressional action becomes even more critical.