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Tanzania warns of looming humanitarian crisis as Burundians flee

A serious humanitarian crisis is looming as thousands of Burundi refugees stream into Tanzania and neighboring countries to escape rising political tensions and violence at home, Tanzanian and interna…

Holy Year of Mercy

During March, Pope Francis’ announced an “extraordinary Jubilee” under the title the Holy Year of Mercy.

A week after the earth quake, trucks of aid begin reaching remote areas of Nepal

Nine days after the quake, the Nepal government revised the death toll to more than 7,200 killed and 14,300 injured, while thousands more have gone missing.

The Nigerian army rescues nearly 300 females from Boko Haram

An army spokesman said the hostages freed during the military offensive are not the schoolgirls abducted from Chibok last year.

Progress on the millennium development goal of education.

The millennium development goal on education was established to ensure that every child in the world gets a primary school education.

The World Immunization Week held from 24-30th April 2015.

The week signals a renewed global, regional, and national effort to accelerate action to increase awareness and demand for immunization by communities.

“Exodus’ is at the heart of vocation…our response to the vocation God gives us

World Day of Prayer for Vocations celebrated Sunday the 26th of April

International Mother Earth Day

Earth day 2015 takes place on the 22nd of April and focuses on 'Water is Wonderful'

Pope Francis reflects on children

He continued his catechetical series on the family, concluding his reflections on the role of children in family life

Africa: Women and girls bear burden of caregiving

Most societies in Africa rely on women and girls to be voluntary caregivers for relatives when they are sick, as well as occupational caregivers for the community.