- Caritas Meru Caritas Meru is the social development and humanitarian arm of the Catholic Diocese of Meru. It operates under the registration of the Diocese. It operates within Meru and Tharaka Nithi Counties of Kenya-East Africa. Caritas Meru's vision is: envisages a just, prosperous and self-determined society that upholds human dignity in line with gospel values. It has an all-inclusive and universal approach in its pursuit of justice and social-economic development. It has implemented resilience and livelihoods projects, civic education and many other kinds of projects. It has worked with the World Food program, United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Actions, United States Department of Agriculture, United States Agency for International Development, Uraia Trust, Trocaire, Caritas Australia, OBOS, Caritas Seoul, Irish Aid, Act!, Amref Health Africa, Swedish International Agency, Misereor (which has supported water and sanitation interventions), Caritas Spain, among others in the implementation of various community development projects. Some of our goals are;
* Food, water and environment
* Economic empowerment
* Relief & charitable centres
*Gender, youth & peace
Caritas Internationalis reflects the social mission and core values of the Catholic Church. We believe in dignity, solidarity and stewardship on behalf of the world’s most vulnerable people.
A sign of God’s love for humanity in Jesus Christ..