martedì 30 novembre 2021

Info on Caritas Cyprus and Caritas Hellas (Greece) assistance programmes for migrants, refugees and asylum seekers Caritas Cyprus

(Caritas Internationalis)
Caritas Cyprus became a member of Caritas Internationalis in 1979 and was registered as an official Cypriot charitable association in 1986. Since then, it has responded to humanitarian crises on the island with the aim of providing compassionate care and support, as well as bringing hope to those living in poverty and on the margins of Cypriot society. Its head office is in Nicosia and it has a presence across the island's different regions and cities. Against the backdrop of regional developments and the broader European migration crisis that began in 2015, Caritas Cyprus has seen a dramatic increase in demand for its services by those seeking refuge and/or asylum. Caritas Cyprus is one of the few local humanitarian organisations that provide direct assistance (...)