Year 7 attend talk by Fr Edu, Assistant Director of Caritas Philippines

Fr Edu has played a crucial role in the aftermath caused by the Typhoon Haiyan. He is a passionate speaker on climate change issues.

The event took place in our Sports Hall on Wednesday 15 July and all Year 7 pupils attended.

CAFOD’s Partner Fr Edwin Gariguez, the Executive Secretary of NASSA (Caritas Philippines) spoke about his work and the challenges faced in The Philippines due to climate change.

Photo:  Fr Edwin Gariguez

Our pupils discovered how their support has helped people to rebuild and recover after Typhoon Haiyan, and to hear about the challenges still faced by the people of The Philippines.