At the end of this month, Christian Aid’s work in Angola comes to an end after 37 years. Today, on International Human Rights Day, we celebrate some of the success of our Angolan partners, hard won in a very challenging context.
Christian Aid has warned that conditions near the Syrian capital are so desperate that women are giving birth in clinics underground and people, who venture out in the daytime, risk injury or death from the relentless bombing.
Christian Aid Ireland hosted a special screening of ‘Home’, a documentary on the lives of three young Palestinians living in East Jerusalem. The film, shot by Belgian filmmaker Berber Verpoest, was commissioned by Palestinian NGO, PalVision, w
Jenny from Christian Aid Ireland describes the work that Christian Aid's partner, the Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission (CIJP), is carrying out with indigenous families who cannot access basic, essential services.
Ireland knows only too well that peace is fragile and precarious. The signing of a peace deal, whether in Colombia or Northern Ireland, signals the beginning rather than the end of the hard work on building lasting peace.
Father’s Day this year falls on 16 June and ‘16 June’ is also the name of a Christian Aid Ireland supported community in Angola. It provides housing for former street children who despite growing up fatherless are now embracing fatherhood.
CA’s Colombian partners Sisma Mujer & the National Network of Women HRDs yesterday shared the experiences of female survivors of sexual violence, including Colombia´s highest courts, responsible for bringing justice to those affected by the conflict.
For hundreds of former street children in Lobito, Angola, ‘16 June’ has a double significance. Not only is it the International Day of the African Child, it is also the name of the community they call home.
Christian Aid stands in solidarity with the survivors of sexual violence in conflict and calls on the international community, governments and civil society to protect survivors and respond to their needs, take action to prevent this violence, and ensure