Caritas helps vulnerable people suffering from cold winter
Winter time clearly highlights the vulnerable situation of people who struggle to deal with extreme weather conditions. This is particularly true for migrants and refugees. And this year this is truer than ever as the situation in Greece and Serbia shows. According to the Director of Caritas Greece,...
Caritas Slovenia helps ice-storm affected
Last week’s ice storms in Slovenia has ravaged many areas of the country, inflicting the " worst devastation in living memory ." The storm has destroyed many households and has left thousands without electricity for over a week. In response to the...
Caritas Ukraine takes care of nearly 700 individuals that suffer from cold weather conditions
By Nadiya Chorna, Communication Officer at Caritas Ukraine 31 January 2013 - Last year by virtue of philanthropists from Germany and Vienna Caritas offices in Ukraine secured 12 heating and feeding points for almost 1.5 thousand of needful individuals...
 Winter Emergency response activities shape up in Eastern and South Eastern Europe
Caritas organisations in Eastern and South Eastern Europe have started emergency relief operations as s evere winter conditions have left hundreds of thousands isolated in Eastern European villages. These people have no access to food, heating and other...