Press centre

Information for journalists, press releases, press briefings and special focus briefings.

If you have a query, comment or complaint about CAFOD please phone our Supporter Relations Team between 9.30am and 5.30pm on 0303 303 3030

To contact the press office please get in touch with the relevant team below:

To contact the press team out-of-hours on evenings and weekends please call +44 (0) 7919 301429.

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World News

Nana Anto-Awuakye

Nana Anto-Awuakye

Nana Anto-Awuakye, CAFOD's Head of World News

Nana Anto-Awuakye is the Head of our World News Unit, and has worked at CAFOD since August 2005. She has previously been a BBC radio producer, producing programmes such as Woman's Hour on Radio 4, and Outlook on BBC World Service radio, and ran the United Nations radio operation in Kosovo.

Nana is responsible for the national and Catholic media output and communications strategies in relation to all aspects of CAFOD’s international programme work, including our responses to humanitarian emergencies.

Contact Nana

Laura Ouseley

Laura Ouseley, CAFOD's World News Officer

Laura Ouseley, CAFOD's World News Officer

Laura Ouseley is our World News Officer, taking up the role in January 2016. She has previously worked for CAFOD and ABColombia, where she was raising awareness of human rights concerns in Colombia.

Laura is responsible for communication with national and Catholic media in relation to CAFOD’s international programme, humanitarian and emergency work, with a particular focus on Asia, Latin America and the Syria Crisis.

Contact Laura

UK News

Lucinda Devine

Lucinda Devine, CAFOD's Head of UK News

Lucinda Devine, CAFOD's Head of UK News

Lucinda Devine is the Head of our UK News Unit, and joined CAFOD in January 2014. She previously worked at PR agency Consolidated PR, running accounts for clients across the business and financial sectors, and began her career as a journalist writing for both financial publications and diary reporting for national newspapers.

Lucinda is responsible for our communications with the national media on all UK aspects of our work, including policy issues, our campaigning activity and how CAFOD as an organisation is run.

Contact Lucinda

Liam Finn

Liam Finn - CAFOD's UK News Officer

Liam Finn, CAFOD's UK News Officer

Liam Finn is our UK News Officer. He works on securing media coverage of our campaigns and policy work.

Contact Liam

Elouise Hobbs

Elouise Hobbs, CAFOD's Regional News Officer

Elouise Hobbs, CAFOD's Regional News Officer

Elouise Hobbs is our Regional News Officer and has worked for CAFOD since January 2016. She previously studied English Literature at Cardiff University and was Culture Editor of the university magazine, Quench, as well as hosting and producing radio shows for the student station.

Elouise is responsible for communication with national and Catholic media in relation to CAFOD’s international programme, humanitarian and emergency work.

Contact Elouise

PR

Anna Ford 

Anna Ford

Anna Ford, CAFOD's Head of PR

Anna Ford is Head of PR and joined CAFOD in February 2015. A former journalist for the Press Association, Anna has previously worked for CAFOD and Tearfund. She was then a Media Manager for Save the Children where she travelled to countries including Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, Bangladesh, India and Mongolia to report on breaking news stories and showcase the charity’s work to journalists and celebrities.

Anna is responsible for CAFOD’s public relations and manages our relationship with high-profile supporters.

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