Member profile

Organization

Caritas Pakistan

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Pakistan

Organisation Description

Caritas Pakistan is an expression of the concern of the Catholics of Pakistan for justice, peace and development. It operates on the mandate of the Bishop’s Conference of Pakistan. Caritas Pakistan is independent of all political parties or groups. Caritas Pakistan is a member of the CARITAS INTERNATIONALIS, an international confederation of Catholic organizations. it draws its financial, material and moral support primarily from the members of the international Caritas Confederation.

Caritas Pakistan programs work for Disaster Management, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Livelihood, Health & WASH as priority areas, besides these Caritas Pakistan also works on Food Security, Capacity Building. Caritas Pakistan and its diocesan units operate throughout the country serving the poor, children, women and men of all races and religions.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Social Services/Child Protection