By Musa Dlamini
The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) is a three year programme implemented by the Catholic Diocese of Manzini (Swaziland).
The programme is one of many projects implemented by Caritas Swaziland.
The programme is supported by funds from Misereor and CAFOD provides technical assistance. The programme is being implemented in the seventeen (17) parishes of the Diocese of Manzini. It targets both Catholics and non – Catholics. Read more
By Sr Elsa Joseph MSMHC
Hope House had many clients with cancer of various types associated with HIV. Regular health talks are being given to the clients, caregivers and family members to make aware of the need of care, support & treatment.
Tex Ray Company Matsapha donated blankets, clothes and mealiemeal for all the clients who are happy as they are able to keep themselves warm in this winter season. They assured us of their continuous assistance. Read more
Members of the Swaziland Council of Catholic Women presenting gift packs to heads of households at Malindza Refugee reception centre at the end of the World Refugee Day commemoration ceremony.
By Princess Fakudze
In a world where millions of people continue to be displaced by situations of political violence, war and persecution on the grounds of race, religion and political affiliation there is an increasing need for countries to receive, protect and integrate asylum seekers and refugees. Swaziland is home to about 2 000 refugees and Caritas as a social arm of the Catholic Church is in a partnership with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the government of the Kingdom of Swaziland to protect refugees in the country. Read more
By Sr Elsa Joseph
Hope House continues to enjoy the collaborations and fellowship with various churches and companies.
The Universal Church together with their Bishop provided food hampers for all the patients and staff, and prayed with the clients and shared the Word of God. Read more