Caritas supporters right around Australia are taking a stand in solidarity with the world’s poor and calling for an increase in assistance to communities living in poverty.
They also call on the government to cut pollution and demonstrate global leadership in meeting the urgent challenge of climate change.
The effects of a more extreme and volatile climate are already a daily reality for many of the world's poorest and most vulnerable. The earth is warming. Weather is becoming more extreme and unpredictable. Hunger and disease are spreading.