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When emergencies happen, CAFOD responds. Read our latest updates here.

Typhoon Kammuri makes landfall in the Philippines

3 December 2019

Typhoon Kammuri made landfall on Monday 2 December. 200,000 people have been evacuated and the Catholic Church is already responding to help people affected. 

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“My home is destroyed. It was burnt to the ground”

25 November 2019

At a refugee shelter in Lebanon our local experts are supporting women who have fled abusive partners or family members.

Zimbabwe food crisis. A baby is weighed and measured at a mobile baby clinic

Millions face starvation in Zimbabwe and Zambia

21 November 2019

Millions of people in Zimbabwe and Zambia don't know when their next meal will be, because of a devastating drought in both countries.

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