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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


Burntwood Parishioners Show Solidarity with Refugees

On Sunday 15 August St Joseph’s CAFOD group in Burntwood, together with their Parish Priest, Father Paul Haines and twenty-two fellow parishioners, took part in CAFOD’s Year of Mercy pilgrimage to show solidarity with the world’s refugees. 193 more words


How people in Zimbabwe are fighting back against climate change with renewable energy

Takura Gwatinyanya works for CAFOD partner Caritas Harare in Zimbabwe. He recently met CAFOD supporters in England and Wales to talk about how Caritas Harare is using renewable energy to help to tackle the effects of… 803 more words

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Spotlight on Brazil: protecting indigenous peoples — CAFOD blog

Esther Gillingham is CAFOD’s Brazil Programme Officer. As the Olympic Games get underway in Rio, this World Indigenous Day (9 August) Esther turns the spotlight on our work with Brazil’s indigenous peoples.

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Davi and Mauricio

It’s only a few days until the beginning of the Rio Olympics. The video below is a chance to hear from two of our partners in Brazil. 19 more words

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Great Generation: What being part of the Great Generation means to me

Today is Nelson Mandela Day. In 2005 at the ‘Make Poverty History’ march, Nelson Mandela called young people to be part of a ‘great generation’ to work to eliminate world poverty. 463 more words