Author archive: Michelle


Pope Francis has told crowds in St Peter’s Square that hunger is a scandal and he urged them to support the Caritas ‘One Human Family, Food for All’ campaign. “The scandal that millions of people suffer from hunger must not paralyze us, but push each and every one of us to act: singles, families, communities,…

Children learning about food rights in Bolivia

The right to food is one of the basic human rights being taught to children and adolescents by a Caritas funded programme in Bolivia. The programme  – called PUJLLAY – is running in the Cochabamba region with the support of Caritas Australia.  In 2012-13, nearly 200 workshops on food security, the right to food and…

One wave, one family, no hunger

Caritas has given me a crash course in geography and now I know where Rarotonga is …among other places. For the first time ever the whole confederation has launched a global campaign against hunger “One Human Family, Food for All”.