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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


Sharing lessons from people power

I’ve just finished a project with Greenpeace New Zealand (GPNZ) which combined two of my current obsessions – people-powered campaigning and good organisational learning. GPNZ asked me to evaluate a… 219 more words


Great generation: My year as a CAFOD young leader

Flavia has been volunteering for CAFOD this year as part of the Young Leadership Programme. She’s had a busy year of fundraising, campaigning and raising awareness in her school of CAFOD’s work and social justice issues that are important to her. 580 more words


Come and meet Tukura from Zimbabwe

You are warmly invited to come along to a Power to the People event at St Cuthbert’s, 130, Stockton Road, Hartlepool TS25 5AX from 12 – 2:00pm or at St Cuthbert’s Albion Road West, North Shields NE29 0JB from 5:30 – 7:00pm on 8th July to meet other local CAFOD volunteers, hear from CAFOD partner Takura… 77 more words

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New CAFOD coordinator for Oxford North meets priests & deacons

Deborah Purfield (appointed to be the CAFOD contact for Oxford North and South) was invited to the Oxford North deanery meeting on 14 June to meet the priests in the deanery. 428 more words


The impact of Laudato Si' one year on

It’s one year Laudato Si’ was published. Pope Francis used this ‘letter to the world’ to call for action on issues such as climate change and for us to rethink our ideas of progress. 880 more words


Refugee Week: Five ways your parish can help

By Daniel Hale, CAFOD’s Head of Campaigns

This week we heard that there are a record 65 million people displaced around the world. The European crisis is mirrored across the planet: in Colombia, in Central America, in the Middle East and many more places, including many of the countries where… 396 more words