NASSA/Caritas Philippines is the humanitarian, development and advocacy arm of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP).
Since its birth in 1966, it has been in the forefront implementing programs on poverty alleviation, sustainable agriculture, empowerment of women and children, and ecology protection. It also implements programs on good governance, peace building, agrarian justice, microfinance, and emergency response.
Our Mission : NASSA/Caritas Philippines is committed to accompany and empower the Diocesan Social Action Centers and vulnerable communities of Philippine Society towards empowerment through: Humanitarian response towards community resilience; Sustainable development programs and partnerships; and Collective action/advocacy on key social, environmental and eco-political issues.
Our Goals : Institutional synergy and strengthening (including integrated approach to resource and programs).