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The Climate Change Connection: Cashing in on Cacao & Chocolate
Farmers in El Salvador are turning to cacao, a cash crop with historic ties to the region and the potential to simultaneously help people and the environment.
CRS responds to emergencies around the world serving those most in need. You can help.
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We work with organizations around the world to help poor and vulnerable people overcome emergencies, earn a living through agriculture and access affordable health care
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August 17, 2016
From Catholic News Service: CRS Puts Ebola's Hard Lesson to Use Against Zika
CRS' response to Ebola is helping prepare for fight against Zika.
August 12, 2016
Catholic Humanitarian Official Says Mother Teresa did the Work Herself
CRS' Sean Callahan knew Mother Teresa personally, shares stories of their work together.
August 11, 2016
From National Catholic Reporter: When the soul sees desperate need, it does not turn away
Bishop Kicanas weighs in on the refugee crisis.