Emergencies news

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

Syria Crisis explained

11 April 2019

13.1 million people in Syria are in urgent need of humanitarian aid. We answer your questions about the crisis resulting from the Syrian civil war and CAFOD's response.

Cyclone Idai explained

10 April 2019

Following Cyclone Idai which has devastated communities across Southern Africa, CAFOD has launched an appeal to reach the hundreds of thousands of people affected. 

Caritas Aid workers delivering aid after the Indonesia Tsunami

Indonesia tsunami - volcano and earthquake hit

22 March 2019

Six months on from the Indonesian Tsunami, how is CAFOD continuing to respond? 

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