December 12, 2014
CRS urges Congress to adopt a long-range strategy for dealing with the refugee crisis stemming from violence in Iraq and other countries in the Middle East.
December 11, 2014
Congress is considering passage of a bi-partisan bill on Feed the Future — a program that focuses on agricultural development. A CRS program in Zambia shows how well Feed the Future works.
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 5, 2014
CRS is calling on Congress to support emergency funding that commits $2.9 billion to fight against Ebola in West Africa.
December 2, 2014
With the World Food Program suspending its food assistance due to lack of funding, Congressional action becomes even more critical.
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.