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September 8, 2021
Bruised but unbowed by a major earthquake, hardy Haitians are rebuilding their lives with our partners’ help and with your solidarity.
August 16, 2021
Reeling from the devastation caused by a powerful earthquake and bracing for weather that could worsen their situation, thousands in Haiti need another surge of solidarity from Canadians.
August 12, 2021
The solidarity and support that allowed our partners to help the Lebanese people cope with the reverberations of last year’s devastating dockside explosion are still needed.
July 15, 2021
Eight months after they were hit by the back-to-back Hurricanes Eta and Iota, many Honduran communities remain vulnerable.
July 5, 2021
A Quebec parish paid homage to a beloved priest whose 100 years belie his youthful zeal for the Development and Peace cause.
June 7, 2021
Your generosity is allowing Development and Peace to support an effective response to the COVID-19 crisis in and beyond the Indian subcontinent.
June 2, 2021
A new model law would require Canadian companies to prevent, address and remedy human rights violations and environmental damage through their entire supply chain.
May 26, 2021
A Development and Peace youth member shares her thoughts on the anguish, activism and aspirations of the people of her homeland.
May 6, 2021
Frightening spikes in COVID-19 infection and death rates are leaving the people of India in desperate need of our solidarity and support.
May 4, 2021
Development and Peace joins civil society organizations in calling wealthier nations’ governments to step up development aid contributions in the pandemic time.
April 28, 2021
Development and Peace clarifies and reaffirms its mission, its fundamentally Catholic principles and its commitment to helping the world's most marginalized communities secure social justice.
April 12, 2021
On the National Day of the Haitian Women's Movement, our partner honours the achievements and leadership of a woman who serves as a “focal point” for her community.
April 1, 2021
Over 500 students, educators and members participated in our 2nd National Online THINKfast, raising over $16,000 to support our partners’ work in the Global South.
March 31, 2021
Following the article published on March 31, 2021 on the Radio-Canada website, we would like to rectify certain interpretations made by the journalist.
March 25, 2021
“The existing system hurts people and the planet and we are called to do better,” 200+ church elders warn world governments.
March 24, 2021
Left to cope with homelessness, hunger and fears of a COVID-19 flare-up in the wake of a massive blaze, residents of the world’s largest refugee camp need our help.
March 21, 2021
Weekly reflection for March 21, Solidarity Sunday (fifth Sunday of Lent): Advocacy, a need of justice
The incarnation and life of Jesus show us that knowledge of God passes through the practice of justice.
March 19, 2021
Development and Peace is bringing you Solidarity Sunday mass on TV and online, so you do not have to leave the comfort of your armchair to spread solidarity.
March 14, 2021
During Lent, we ask our friends and family, our fellow parishioners and our non-Catholic neighbors to donate. We do this because this is how we love the world….
March 7, 2021
Even as we grieve, we, the young people of the world, are calling for systems to change. We are learning to centre the voices of those most affected by climate change….
March 3, 2021
For nearly 10 years, Canadians have contributed with compassion and generosity to help millions of Syrians survive the ravages of war, hunger, poverty and displacement.
March 1, 2021
Organization's president says support for the Share Love, Share Lent campaign is needed to ensure that the “Lenten journey allows for a positive impact on each person and each community.”
February 28, 2021
Today’s Gospel reading can serve as a reminder that even Jesus himself, whose transfiguration left Peter, James and John stunned, chose a long-term approach to his mission.
February 25, 2021
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace – Caritas Canada conclude joint review of CCODP’s international partner organizations
February 25, 2021
Development and Peace supports people displaced by the ongoing conflict in Ethiopia
Development and Peace is responding to the most urgent needs of people displaced by the ongoing conflict in Ethiopia.
February 21, 2021
Weekly reflection for February 21, first Sunday of Lent: A time in the wilderness, reflecting on the kingdom of God
Lent is a wonderful opportunity… to reflect on how our baptism unites us as members of God’s family and invites us to share love….
February 17, 2021
Generous benefactors will match monthly donations pledged to Development and Peace.
February 17, 2021
Ash Wednesday marks the start of the Lenten season, the 47-day period leading up to the commemoration of Christ’s crucifixion the celebration of His resurrection.