A new solidarity system for Caritas Europa

A new solidarity system for Caritas Europa
A network is only as strong as its member organisations are. In Caritas Europa, we are well aware of this principle and we strive to always offer better tools to our members in order to strengthen their capacities. This is why we have designed a new solidarity system...

Management of EU Funds (CARES)

CARES stands for: Caritas Actions Reinforce the

The Institutional Advocacy Forum met for the first time!
On 16-17 January, Caritas Europa organised the first Institutional Advocacy Forum in Bratislava, Slovakia. Caritas Slovakia hosted the Forum in Centrum Salvator, which is run by the Congregation of the Sisters of the Divine Saviour. The Forum gathered...

Turning injustice into justice!

Caritas Europa Learning Paths module
Caritas Ukraine at the Advocacy Learning Path “Injustice” is a word that has a very broad meaning and that exists in every society. It can be seen everywhere. Injustice triggers negative feelings in most people. However, the majority ignore it and tries to avoid thinking about it. They...

Catholic Social Teaching: Participation

Caritas worker helping the citizens
“Whenever our interior life becomes caught up in its own interests and concerns, there is no longer room for others, no place for the poor. God’s voice is no longer heard, the quiet joy of his love is no longer felt, and the desire to do good fades."...

Philip McCarthy, pilgrim on European paths

Dr Phil McCarthy, together with other Caritas Europa Board Members, at the Regional Conference 2016 in Lourdes
At the Regional Conference of Caritas Europa, Philip McCarthy shared with us his inner and spiritual seeking done in Europe. He fulfilled his dream to walk on ancient pilgrims’ paths through Europe, looking for a different way of living. Philip experienced two solitary journeys of three months, which...

Caritas Europa Country members map

Strong of the membership of 49 European Caritas organisations (47 members and 2 corresponding members) present in 46 countries in Europe, the network of Caritas Europa completely covers the European continent. Together we work relentlessly toward our vision of building up a civilisation of love and justice where every human person can flourish and live in peace and dignity as part of one human family.

Press Release - This crisis "asks of us a great heart and an attentive mind"
Caritas Secretary General criticizes European policy: "Do not cut spending in the wrong budget line"
The Secretary General of Caritas Europa, Jorge Nuño Mayer, calls for a rethinking of European policies. Social inequality should not keep growing. Interview of Jorge Nuño Mayer with Kerstin Brücker from the Katholische nachrichtenagentur (KNA). KNA : Mr...