From Harare to Hull!

CoLivison Chipatisome and meet our colleague from Zimbabwe. Livison Chipatiso is our Programme Officer from the CAFOD office in Harare. Livison will be speaking about our projects tackling hunger and malnutrition in Zimbabwe, ahead of Lent Family Fast Day and will be sharing his personal stories of the needs faced by families and the impact the projects are having on the whole community. He will be here for one day only, Tuesday 20th February. From 12 noon – 2:00pm he will be at St Anthony and Our Lady of Mercy Church on Beverley Road, Hull. Later he will be speaking at Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes and St Peter Chanel, Cottingham Road, Hull at 7:30pm. All are welcome. Hope to see you there!





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.


This will  be followed by a panel discussion on Christian Responses to Climate Change including;

CAFOD’s very own Maria Elena Arana, National Campaign Coordinator for CAFOD.

Professor Bob White FRS, co-author of ‘Hope in an Age of Despair’ 

 Jo Herbert, a young activist from Tearfund

Everyone welcome – no booking required, but come early if you want a seat in the auditorium!

For further information follow link below:

Come and meet Tukura from Zimbabwe

Power to the peopleYou 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 Gwatinyanya from Zimbabwe, and get up-to-date on the latest on our climate and energy campaign. To register for the above events call our Hexham and Newcastle team on 0191 384 4847

Can’t make it that day?

Join us online on Friday, 15 July at 1pm to hear from Takura Gwatinaya from Caritas Harare in Zimbabwe.  This webinar will help inspire, inform and equip you for action, whether you are new to CAFOD or an experienced campaigner.