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While a prolonged dry spell threatens the lives of millions, some Ethiopians are taking steps to withstand the crisis.More
This story is reprinted with permission from Caritas.
In the town of Pedernales you can feel the destruction of the massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake that ravaged Ecuador with all five senses. When we arrived in Pedernales I was overwhelmed by the smell of decay that hovers in the...More
The effects of El Niño are being felt in different parts of the world. In some places, it brings too much rain. In others, it brings drought. In the small southern African nation of Lesotho, inhabitants are experiencing the strongest El Niño effects on record, and the lasting drought threatens...More
In returning from Lesbos with a group of refugees, Pope Francis has made it clear that the global refugee crisis isn't an Arab crisis, or an African crisis, or even a European crisis, but a human crisis. Catholic Relief Services, born in the refugee crisis at the end of World War II, has been a...More