In Syria and Lebanon, “the sisters go to the dark places where others cannot.”

The difficulties in Syria and Lebanon have led to an increase in situations of abuse of children and women, but have also created opportunities for women to take the lead in their families and communities. Shortly after the end of Lebanon’s terrible civil war, a cardinal visited the country and asked for a meeting with […]

Iraq – Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) calls on the international community for help

The international charity is requesting support for Iraq to help the country achieve stability and economic development. After years of helping to rebuild homes and infrastructure, Pontifical Charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) is issuing an urgent call to the international community to help guarantee peace and stability in Iraq, as the necessary […]

Feature story – Iraq

Iraq “Many people are regaining hope” The Christian refugees – Andrzej Halemba, ACN’s representative for the Middle East, sees signs of progress in northern Iraq “Many people are regaining hope,”– such is the situation of the Christian refugees in northern Iraq, according to Father Andrzej Halemba, who heads the Middle East section of the international Catholic pastoral […]