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Devp  documentary After the Storm: Building the Pope Francis Village
July 17, 2018
When local organizations in the Philippines supported by Development...
World Refugee Day: No one should be forced to flee their home
June 20, 2018
Today marks World Refugee Day and the United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees (UNHCR) has just released the staggering numbers on forced...
Extractivism threatening women
June 19, 2018
In 1846, five leaders of the Tsilhqot’in Nation in British Columbia made their way to meet with British colonial authorities in what they believed were peace talks after they had killed...
G7 - concrete proposals for climate justice, equality, and peace
June 8, 2018
Canada is currently hosting the G7 in Charlevoix, Quebec, which will bring together the leaders of the 7 wealthiest nations...
ecological conversion in new pastoral exhortation
May 10, 2018
The Bishops’ conference of Latin America and the Caribbean (CELAM) has released a pastoral exhortation entitled "Missionary Disciples Custodians of...
Share Lent 2018: more than ever, thank you for your solidarity!
May 1, 2018
For more than 50 years now, members, partners, youth groups, schools, and parishes have been mobilizing alongside Development and Peace...
Women Resisting Extractivism Montreal
April 25, 2018
From April 27 to 30, Development and Peace partners Chantheany Mout from DPA in Cambodia and Nur Neşe Karahan from Beyond Istanbul...
rewarded members
April 16, 2018
Congratulations to Marcella and Fernand for the recognition of their commitment and solidarity! 
Pope Francis visit to the Amazon
April 9, 2018
One month after the historic visit of Pope Francis to the Peruvian Amazon, the Spanish-born Bishop of Puerto Maldonado, David Martinez Aguirre, is still running on the energy high.
March 29, 2018
Lent is a time of preparation, a time of conversion.
Syria burns - Ghouta has become the theatre of horrific violence
March 23, 2018
In the last few weeks, the war in Syria has taken on new and frightening proportions as the besieged area of eastern Ghouta has become the theatre of horrific violence that has trapped 400,000...
Thinkfast Vancouver 2018
March 13, 2018
This past month, Vancouver had its first university THINKfast at St. Patrick’s Parish. The event was organized in collaboration with Catholic Christian Outreach (CCO), a pan-Canadian university...
Increase in the International Aid Budget
March 8, 2018
2018 Federal Budget
Development and Peace-Caritas Canada welcomes the budgetary increase in Canada’s international development assistance that was announced in the recent 2018 federal budget, but calls on the Government...
A highly successful youth assembly!
February 26, 2018
Development and Peace recently held its 2018 National Youth Assembly from Friday, January 26 to Sunday, January 28. When participating youth members arrived, they were treated to a casual pizza...
Development and Peace launches its new fundraising campaign Together for Peace
February 14, 2018
Montreal, February 14, 2018 - Development and Peace - Caritas Canada is launching today on Ash Wednesday, its annual Lenten fundraising campaign known as Share Lent.
Development and Peace signs on to the Leap Manifesto
January 26, 2018
Development and Peace - Caritas Canada is proud to announce its endorsement of the Leap Manifesto, which is a hopeful...
January 25, 2018
Since Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced to the world that “Canada is back!” after his election in 2015, the world has been watching...
ombudsperson for Canadian corporations operating overseas
January 22, 2018
On Wednesday, January 17, Development and Peace – Caritas Canada welcomed the announcement by the Canadian government to create...
January 17, 2018
Development and Peace – Caritas Canada welcomes today’s announcement by the Canadian government to create a human rights ombudsperson...