CARE's Response in Darfur

People are in urgent need of food, shelter, water and emergency supplies.

Country Info

In northern Sudan, CARE is represented by CARE International Switzerland and runs programs mainly in South Darfur and South Kordofan. Its mission is to save lives by providing relief services to internally displaced people, assist conflict-affected populations to restore livelihoods, and promote peace and stability. Current activities include water and sanitation, hygiene education, primary health care, nutrition and livelihoods support.

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Our Work in Sudan

Child Poverty

Half of all children live in poverty, spending their formative years struggling to survive.  

Market Access

More inclusive markets and access can help poor people improve their lives.


There’s a “savings revolution” taking place in many developing countries.

Poverty & Social Justice

Everyone in the world has the right to a life free from poverty, violence and discrimination.


By failing to close the gender gap in agriculture, the world is paying dearly.

Child Marriage

Child marriage is a gross human rights violation that puts young girls at great risk.

Why Women & Girls?

Why does CARE fight global poverty by focusing on women and girls? Because we have to.

Latest News from South SudanSudan

South Sudan: Fear after Sunset

Our Vision

We seek a world of hope, tolerance and social justice, where poverty has been overcome and people live in dignity and security.


South Sudan: Six Steps to Sustainable Peace

Simon Chol is a peace-building advisor for CARE South Sudan and former combatant in the fight for independence.

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South Sudan: Disaster in Bentiu

“With the arrival of the rainy season and the continuation of conflict, the situation in Bentiu can only be described as a disaster” says CARE’s Program Coordinator Alain Lapierre. Over 44,000 peo

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South Sudan: Women are Raped as Punishment

“Sometimes when I give an interview, I have to turn off the part of my brain that analyzes what I’m saying.  The implications of what I’m telling are too devastating: 64 reported cases of gender b

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South Sudan: CARE Welcomes News of a Peace Deal

PANYAGOR, South Sudan – CARE International in South Sudan welcomed news of a peace deal aimed at ending 5 months of brutal in-fighting that has inflicted a world of pain on residents of the world’

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South Sudan: Innovative Relief for the Sick and Hungry

Nyakoang Rieka set out from her village in the afternoon.

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Hungry for Peace: Conflict in South Sudan Taking Big Toll on Most Vulnerable

BENTIU, South Sudan – Nyakuic Tap brought her baby to CARE’s mobile clinic set up under a shade tree in the dirt yard of Bentiu’s Catholic church. welve-month old Giunb Tap alternately tried to br

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South Sudan: Q&A with Dan Alder

After violence broke out in Bentiu, Unity State of South Sudan, CARE reopened its mobile clinic in Bentiu, Unity State last weekend after it was forced to suspend operations.

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Sleepless in South Sudan

Aimee Ansari, Country Director, South Sudan

April 26, 2014


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South Sudan: Aid Effort Claws its Way Forward Amid Mud, Uncertainty

BENTIU, South Sudan – “It is still tense here after last week’s heavy fighting, but there is some movement in the streets.

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