CAFOD facts: learning hub

Homework help and revision tips on CAFOD and global justice. What does CAFOD stand for? Who does CAFOD help? How does CAFOD spend its money?

What is CAFOD?

CAFOD is the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development. We believe that poverty is not part of God’s plan. In more than 40 countries, we seek local solutions to end poverty and injustice.

More resources and videos

One image from our What is CAFOD? video for young people.

What is CAFOD?

Our What is CAFOD? video explains our work and how we spend your donations.

A boy sits and studies in Peru.

CAFOD in your GCSE

Coming soon - A video to help you revise for GCSE RE questions on CAFOD.

Two girls march with CAFOD for climate justice at Westminster.

CAFOD history

The story of CAFOD video tells the inspiring story of how CAFOD began.

CAFOD El Salvador and Oscar Romero prayer resources.

CAFOD and Catholicism

Find out why Catholic Social Teaching is at the heart of what we do and who we are.

Learn about poverty and CAFOD's work.

What is poverty?

Learn about the major causes of global poverty and what is being done to end it.

Join our Eyes of the World campaign

Climate change

Find out why climate change is a poverty issue and how you can help. 

Women in Nicaragua are part of a bee keeping project with CAFOD partners

Gender

Learn about the issues around gender equality and poverty.

Trade and Fairtrade

Find out how trade rules affect some of the poorest communities around the world.

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