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Cafod Coronavirus Appeal – to Assist the most Vulnerable

“The potential scale of the pandemic across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East – as well as among refugee and displaced populations in places such as Syria, South Sudan and the Rohingya camps in Bangladesh – is truly frightening,” said Christine Allen, the director of Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD), the international development agency of the bishops’ conference of England and Wales.

CAFOD says aside from the deaths that are likely to be caused by COVID-19, the pandemic will be a crisis for poor people who face unemployment and loss of access to markets during the crisis.

Source: Crux

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