International emergency resources for young people

Explore our educational resources on emergency aid, and find out how CAFOD responds to emergencies and how you can help.

A little girl washes her hands with soap at a water pump

Current emergencies

Pray for the Ukraine, as well as for all countries still greatly impacted by Covid.

Fernando, Colombia

Peace and Conflict resource

Explore Peacebuilding and Catholic Social Teaching in GCSE RE. Includes case studies and activities.

Refugees in Lesbos, Greece

Refugee crisis

Resources to help young people learn about and pray for refugees.

Explore our resources

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  • Schools prayer for Ukraine Schools prayer for Ukraine (124kb, pptx)

    Use this PowerPoint slide in assembly or tutor time to pray for the people of Ukraine and for peace.

  • Emergency flowchart Emergency flowchart (382kb, pdf)

    This one-page illustrated flowchart shows what happens at CAFOD when an emergency occurs.

  • Gaza session Gaza conflict session for secondary schools

    Hour-long session in which pupils explore some of the difficulties in peace-building, based on Gaza. Includes teacher notes with role cards, as well as a PowerPoint. Suitable for GCSE RE, Peace and Conflict. Could be used with an able KS3 class as part of a Pilgrimage topic.

  • Films: Emergencies Films about emergencies

    Films about CAFOD's emergency work in the Philippines, Syria and Haiti, to support work around emergencies.

  • Flood board game Flood board game

    An exciting board game, with leaders' instructions, exploring what it takes to protect a community threatened by floods.

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