Caritas Europa is inspired by the Gospel and the Catholic Social Teaching. The inviolable dignity of the human person is its essential guiding principle. Nothing on earth is as sacred as man and woman, created in the image of God.
· Centrality of the person
· Solidarity, fraternity and gratuitousness
· Peace and development
· Religious freedom and cultural diversity
· Cooperation and subsidiarity
· Professionalism and heartfelt concern
· Ecological stewardship