Caritas Ghana is to implement the decisions and policies of the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference through its relevant sectors and units for the spiritual and human development of the people of God. We are inspired by 1 Timothy 6:18, hence our motto: “Good works, Generosity and Sharing”.
To work for and support the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference to help the people of Ghana to live in Freedom, Peace and Dignity and achieve their developmental potentials through socio-political empowerment based on the Teachings of Christ.
We are guided by the principles of Catholic Social Teaching, Caritas Confederacy Management Standards and Code of Ethics. Our identity is intrinsically Church-based but act altrusively without any discrimination based on gender, religion, ethnicity and race or social circumstances. The following are some key value considerations:
- Sanctity of life and work
- Promote Sustainability
- Build Families and Communities
- Justice and Peace