Nigerian archbishop: ‘West is ignoring Boko Haram violence’

Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama has called on the international community to help stop the Islamist advance in Nigeria.

Oscar Romero declared a martyr

A panel of Vatican theologians has ruled that Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who was shot to death while saying Mass in 1980, is a martyr.

New Bill to speed up asylum seeking process

A new Bill in the coming weeks will be published by the Government that aims to speed up the asylum process

Campaigners against homelessness on peace shortlist

Fr Peter McVerry, Sr Stan Kennedy and Bro Kevin Crowley have been nominated collectively for their efforts to combat the homelessness crisis

Message from Pope Francis

Society needs you, Pope Francis tells large families

Global Forum on Youth Policies

The world's first global forum on Youth Policies

Christmas message from Pope Francis

Pope Francis says, "at Christmas Jesus knocks at the doors of our hearts".

International Solidarity Day

On December 20th every year there is a focus on developing a culture of Solidarity and a spirit of sharing in order to achieve social justice and combat poverty.

Homelessness Crisis in Ireland

In recent years the Homelessness crisis in Ireland has worsened.

Human Rights Day 10th December

Human Rights Day is celebrated annually across the world on the 10th of December.