October 20, 2014
CRS, The MasterCard Foundation and Moody’s Analytics are collaborating to use Moody’s Analytics’ social performance assessments to help microfinance institutions.
October 7, 2014
CRS applauds the Obama administration’s plan to allow several thousand Central American children to apply for refugee status in the United States from their home countries as a first step to address the needs of so many children fleeing violence.
October 1, 2014
A recent Ebola study in Sierra Leone shows that knowledge about the disease is low and there are serious misconceptions and stigma towards Ebola-infected persons.
September 22, 2014
CRS president Carolyn Woo has been invited to the UN Climate Summit in recognition of CRS’ founding role in the Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Alliance.
September 18, 2014
CRS and other aid organizations call on the UN Security Council to provide a massive increase in financing, personnel and expert capacity to respond to the Ebola crisis.
August 22, 2014
CRS has committed an initial $1 million in private funding to help victims of the escalating violence in northern Iraq.
July 14, 2014
Can a coffee variety bred for performance match a natural variety in aroma, fragrance and taste? CRS and World Coffee Research team up to find out.
July 2, 2014
CRS has joined an African Union partnership – along with eight other agencies – to reach millions of rural families with climate-smart agriculture approaches that will allow them to produce nutritious and environmentally sustainable crops.
June 27, 2014
CRS is pleased to announce the recipients of its coveted 2014 Egan Journalism Fellowship, which recognizes exceptional journalists who have demonstrated excellence in their reporting for Catholic media in the United States.
June 23, 2014
CRS is questioning the decision of the Obama Administration to repatriate unaccompanied children who cross into the United States from Central America.