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Jubilee book to celebrate 50 years of Solidarity
May 31, 2017

With 50 stories from 50 different contributors, Development and Peace’s new book, Jubilee 50 Years of Solidarity, is both an exuberant celebration of the profoundly transformative role that our movement has played in people’s...

May 30, 2017

In the second video in our Jubilee video series, Development and Peace looks back to its very first fundraising campaign launched in 1968.The Campaign raised $1.35 million for 77 projects in 32 countries.

Let’s Demystify Agroecology
April 17, 2017

On this International Day of Peasant Struggles, Development and Peace – Caritas Canada is proud to launch its new thematic analysis “Let’s Demystify Agroecology”

April 12, 2017

While Bishop Raymond Poisson, of Joliette and Hélène Tremblay-Boyko, Vice-President Development and Peace National Council were on mission in Lebanon and Syria in February, they met several inspiring women who...

March 31, 2017

On the eve of Solidarity Sunday, I would like to convey my most sincere thanks to our members and our staff who traveled to parishes across Canada since the beginning of Lent Season to bring a message of peace, love...

March 30, 2017

Next Sunday, April 2 (the fifth Sunday of Lent), parishioners across Canada will be celebrating Solidarity Sunday. This day is part of Development and Peace – Caritas Canada’s annual Share Lent campaign...

new thematic analysis “Women at the Heart of Change”
March 9, 2017

Over the last 50 years, women have been essential actors for change at Development and Peace—Caritas Canada, both in the Global South as well as in our movement here in Canada. Even though women face discrimination...

Share Lent 2017 -  Women at the Heart of Change
February 28, 2017

Montreal, February 28, 2017—As part of its 50th Share Lent campaign, Development and Peace has chosen to underscore the important...