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?

Learn how CAFOD began

How did CAFOD start? Watch this film and use our resources below to find out about CAFOD.

QUIZ ANSWERS for 'God Given' home learning resource on women and inequality.

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.

Find out what we do

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.

CAFOD El Salvador and Oscar Romero prayer resources.

CAFOD and Catholicism

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

Join our CAFOD campaigns for young people, including our refugee campaign.

CAFOD history and values

Learn about our work with the Catholic community and our partners.

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


Learn about the issues around gender equality and poverty.

Trade and Fairtrade

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

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