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Understanding CAFOD

What is CAFOD? How did it start? How does CAFOD work overseas?

If you’d like to know more about our work please join us on Saturday 6 May, 1-5pm at St Mary’s the Mount Parish Centre, Glebe Street, Walsall, WS1 3NX. 91 more words

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So there’s going to be an election - get positive and do something

So Theresa May has called a snap election for June. She says she had no choice but for many of us, it feels like the last thing the UK needs. 560 more words


A major coup for the North-East

On Thursday 2nd February at Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University. 5.30 pm,  Lord Nicholas Stern will reflect on what’s happened in the ten years since his landmark report on the economic impacts of climate change. 76 more words
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Five ways to start a conversation about climate change

Sarah Croft works in CAFOD’s campaigns team. This week, she’s challenged herself to talk to five new people about climate change. Why?

Last week I was shocked to learn that women my age are the group least likely to talk about climate change, even though they are the most concerned about the issue. 556 more words


January exercise: Four reasons to be hopeful for 2017

Mark Chamberlain is a communications officer for CAFOD. Here he shares his four reasons to be hopeful for the year ahead.

This is a great January exercise: take five minutes to come up with four reasons to be hopeful with the world around us. 528 more words


Making a Difference

Hannah is 15 and studying hard at school to take her GCSEs next summer but manages to find time to campaign and fundraise for CAFOD in her parish. 244 more words


Hundreds walk in solidarity as Lampedusa Cross is delivered to Plymouth shores by Royal Navy

Marking the end of the Year of Mercy, hundreds from across the Diocese of Plymouth gathered in Plymouth city centre, travelling from as far away as Wool in Dorset and Truro in Cornwall, to take part in a Walk of Witness in solidarity with refugees. 473 more words