Author archive: Laura

Young people: share your anti-hunger work

We call on the young people of Caritas and the whole world to raise their voices and be creative on behalf of people without food. Please post photos and descriptions of your activities on

‘We may face starvation’: violence leads to hunger in South Sudan

The violence that has gripped South Sudan since December 2013 has sent waves of people fleeing for their lives. Leaving homes, farms and livestock behind, families have no source of food or income. Father Biong Kwol, a priest who coordinates Caritas aid on the country’s northern border, talks about the growing hunger crisis. What is the…

No more “millions” of hungry people: Caritas’ food campaign

‘If you’re serious about ending hunger and you want to get there, you have to deal with trade, with land, with water.’

Music video: a powerful song about hunger from Caritas Panama

Young people from Caritas Panama have taken the Food for All campaign to another level with a video of this beautiful and moving song, LEVANTO MI VOZ POR QUIEN NO TIENE PAN (I raise my voice for those who have no bread).

Video: Pope Francis on Lent & hunger

On the First Sunday of Lent, Pope Francis encouraged an audience in St. Peter’s Square to participate in Caritas Internationalis’ Food for All campaign. Watch this one-minute video to hear his remarks (translation provided).