November 21, 2014
President Obama has provided much-needed humanitarian relief for millions of undocumented immigrants; but if the conditions in countries of origin don’t change, families will continue to flee.
November 21, 2014
CRS President Carolyn Y. Woo praised the version of the Global Food Security Act that passed unanimously in the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Thursday.
November 20, 2014
The CRS Gift Catalog and the CRS Fair Trade Catalog contain collections of gifts that share a special mission of helping improve the lives of others.
November 14, 2014
CRS applauds the Administration and the Inter-American Development Bank’s announcements to scale up long-term investments in Central America, but they also need to protect vulnerable children in the short-term.
November 12, 2014
Four bishops elected at the USCCB’s annual meeting and two lay directors will begin serving a 3-year term on the Board of Catholic Relief Services in January.
November 7, 2014
Two photos of the same street — one taken just days after Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines, and the other taken almost a year later — show a stark contrast before and after reconstruction.
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.