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Refugee march: Bravery, compassion and hope

Chris Bird was a volunteer at Youth Ministry Team in the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle as part of the Step into the Gap programme. Here he reflects on his first experience of campaigning and marching with CAFOD to show his support for welcoming refugees. 418 more words


Our pilgrimage for refugees at school

Clare Grimes is a CAFOD schools volunteer working with children in the Hallam diocese. Over the last few months Clare has been running the Year of Mercy pilgrimage with children, and has been encouraging schools to take part in the refugee action. 569 more words


Great Generation: walking for refugees

Molly is a year 10 student from London who spent part of the summer on work experience with CAFOD in the education team. In this blog she writes about her experience taking a pilgrimage in solidarity with refugees. 550 more words


Welcome to Will, our new Regional Communications Co-ordinator!

Last week we welcomed Will Rees, the new Regional Communications Co-ordinator for CAFOD South West and Wales to the team. He is based in the South Wales office in Cardiff and here he shares a bit about his life and his role at CAFOD. 393 more words


People-power, evaluations and Bowie - my year in summary

Last weekend I was asked to speak to graduates of Campaign Bootcamp NZ. The young campaigners had completed the one week programme last September. They were coming together again to brush up their skills and to share what they’d done since the training. 680 more words


Four things to think about when Speaking Up to your MP

In October, CAFOD supporters will be amongst thousands of people Speaking Up to our MPs about how renewable energy can help poor communities and tackle climate change. 421 more words


Power to the People: An easy way to cut your carbon footprint

In a climate week of action from 8-16 October, hundreds of people across the UK will be meeting their MPs to talk about what they can do together to tackle climate change. 606 more words