Caste discrimination is a problem in the region, as are poverty and increasingly drought. Traditionally women have low standing and Caritas Finland has been working with its local partner organisation to empower women since 1999.
AGM at St Mary's on April 25
Caritas Finland’s Annual General Meeting will be held on the 25th of April from 4.30 p.m. in the Parish Hall at St Mary’s, Mäntytie 2. The guest speaker at the AGM is Mari-Anna Pöntinen, Secretary General of the Finnish Ecumenical Council. She will speak (in Finnish) about the ecumenical situation in Finland and, among other things, freedom of religion. Welcome!
Caritas Social Café one Wednesday a month
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