International Women’s Day: making the field level
Brussels, 08 March 2013 - Caritas is marking International Women’s Day on 8 March by celebrating the work of women farmers around the world. Women are more than ever at the forefront of sustaining family farms, but yet find themselves denied the same...
Investing in families is investing in our societies
On the occasion of International Day of Families, 15 May 2018, Caritas Europa calls on the European Union and its Member States to invest in family friendly policies. Family is the basic unit of society and one of the three main pillars of any fair...
Statement: International Family Day 2018 Publication: Europe's youth between hope and despair Press release: Youth poverty in Europe traps young people between hope and despair
Youth poverty in Europe traps young people between hope and despair
Press release Caritas Europa will present on Wednesday, 28 March a new report on youth poverty in Europe based on research conducted in 16 EU Member States. The findings show that, contrary to previous generations, young people today are increasingly...
New publication: youth poverty in Europe
“…young people have a critical role. They are not the future of our peoples; they are the present. Even now, with their dreams and their lives they are forging the spirit of Europe. We cannot look to the future without offering them the real possibility...
A new Caritas Europa publication on youth poverty will be presented at the European Policy Center in Brussels on Wednesday 28 March 2018 at 15:00. Speakers at the policy dialogue: Andriana Sukova , Deputy Director General, DG Employment, Social Affairs...

Young people have a future!

Wed, 28/02/2018 - 08:00
Young people have a future. Photo: Caritas
Caritas Portuguesa presented yesterday in Lisbon the study " Young people in Europe need a future " on the situation of youth poverty in the country. In the study, Caritas Portugal depicts the day-to-day struggles that are stopping young people from...

Europe’s youth need a future!

Tue, 27/02/2018 - 08:00
Youth need a future! Caritas Portugal new publication
In a new study about youth poverty in Portugal, Caritas Portugal casts the light on the difficulties that young people born in disadvantaged families face to break the inter-generational transmission of poverty. With youth unemployment at 20.8% (6.1%...

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