Vision and Mission
Based on these guiding principles and the conviction to be with the poor, Caritas South Africa will strive to achieve this Vision.
Based on the Gospel values and Catholic Social Teaching, Caritas South Africa advocates peace and reconciliation, fighting all forms of poverty and discrimination, and empowering people to live with dignity.
In order to achieve this Vision, Caritas South Africa works in line with the following Mission:
- To be committed to serve the human person in love and dignity
- To be in solidarity with the poor, Caritas South Africa will witness for justice and peace in the nation
- To have a strong commitment in promoting integration, social cohesion and mutual respect
- To take care of creation and environment
- Emergency relief and disaster preparedness and management
- Skills training programs
- Social and integral development of people
- Environment and creation
- Advocacy and peace building