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Hurricane-hit Hondurans need help

Hurricane Eta has left a wide trail of destruction, displacement and death in Honduras, and thousands of people are in desperate need of urgent help.

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“An often unseen tragedy”

The World Day of Migrants and Refugees is an occasion to be reminded that displaced people everywhere, including the Rohingya, need all the help that Canadians can offer.

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Development and Peace provides relief after the explosion in Beirut

A month after the devastating port explosion, the situation in Beirut remains dire. Development and Peace’s partners...

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The other one per cent

On World Refugee Day, we look at how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting forcibly displaced communities and how Development and Peace’s partners are serving them.

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New funds to help Rohingya, Syrian and Venezuelan refugees

Funding from the Government of Canada will help Development and Peace extend support to over 30,000 people facing acute humanitarian crises.

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More solidarity, more aid: a prescription for Canada’s international response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Development and Peace signs an open letter from the international cooperation sector, addressed to Canada’s Minister of...

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Far from over: the heightening horrors of war in Syria’s northwest

Intensifying hostilities, hunger, homelessness, displacement and political uncertainty threaten to create Syria’s worst humanitarian crisis so far.

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Development and Peace — Caritas Canada and the Canadian Foodgrains Bank launch project to meet the food needs of vulnerable Venezuelans

Since 2015, Venezuela has been facing economic turmoil and...

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Cyclone-hit Mozambique still needs your help

On March 15, 2019, Cyclone Idai, one of the worst tropical cyclones on record in Africa, hit the coast of Mozambique. Barely had the stunned citizenry processed the scale of the disaster when they...

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Nepal: Four years after the 2015 earthquakes

April 25, 2019
Nepal: Four years after the 2015 earthquakes

Four years ago, on April 25th, 2015, Nepal was struck by a massive earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale. That event was followed by several...

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