Syria

CARE began operating in Syria in 2013 by providing lifesaving emergency assistance to people affected by the conflict in Syria. We are providing food and emergency supplies to families, psychosocial support to children and emergency medical equipment and support for women.

9/6/17

The Power of a Good Word

Neighborhood Committees in Lebanon Show That Facing Problems Together Makes Them Conquerable

8/17/17

Expressing the Unspeakable

Teen refugees look back on the horrors of war, through a camera lens

7/10/17

Congressional Delegation Travels with CARE to See Impact of Humanitarian Assistance Programs in Jordan

WASHINGTON (July 10, 2017) – A delegation of policymakers and leaders from the public and private sectors traveled to Jordan with the global poverty-fighting organization CARE to see the positive reach and scope of U.S.

4/7/17

11 Alive: CARE brings attention to civilian attacks in war-torn Syria

A recent chemical attack in Syria was one of just "thousands of attacks on civilians," explains Holly Frew, CARE's emergency communications manager to 11 Alive, a local Atlanta news station. CARE is calling for an 'immediate stop" to attacks on civilians, she explained.

4/7/17

The Guardian: Syria's Humanitarian Crisis: Three Ways Trump Could Help

After a chemical attack in Syria, aid organizations outlined steps the Trump Administration could take to help alleviate humanitarian suffering in the war-torn country.

4/5/17

Joint NGO statement: NRC, SAVE, CARE, Oxfam, IRC

The international community met in Brussels on April 4-5 to discuss the Syria crisis. At the conference, ministers, international organizations, and humanitarian workers discussed supporting Syrians inside the country and those who have crossed the border to become refugees.

3/15/17

Dreams of returning home to Syria

“Immediately before we fled Syria, the cost of living increased gravely. But that was not even the main reason we left. I feared for my daughters. Syria was no longer safe. There were many kidnappings and home invasions nearby. Anyone could kidnap, rape, or harm any woman.

2/22/17

CNN: Christiane Amanpour visits Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan

Christiane Amanpour and her son Darius recently visited a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan where CARE operates a community center and provides other services.  They speak to a family about their previous life in Syria and the challenges of life as refugees.

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