CARE In The News

Search the Newsroom

Search form

In the news

8/15/14

ABC News - New Fighting Hits South Sudan

After a lull of several weeks, fighting broke out in South Sudan on Friday, forcing aid workers to take cover in a city where more than 40,000 civilians are huddled in a U.N...

8/8/14

CBS 46 - Local humanitarian group urges staff to use caution

Medical teams in west Africa treated patients infected with Ebola as they tried to prevent the disease from spreading. In Washington, D.C., Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director of...

8/5/14

The Huffington Post - 'There's Really Nowhere Safe To Go' In Gaza

As many residents in Gaza marked a somber start to a three-day holiday that caps the month of Ramadan, United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon once again renewed his callsfor...

7/25/14

Glamour.com - The Child Bride Crisis: 64 Million Girls Around the World Are Forced Into Marriage Before Adulthood. One Organization Aims to Help

Child marriage, which is defined as marriage before the age of 18 but often impacts girls not yet in their teens, has been regarded as a tradition in many cultures.

7/25/14

WSB News - Atlanta human rights leaders inspired by civil rights movement

A picture of a 10-year-old married Ethiopian girl haunts local aid workers.  It also pushes them to fight for a world where instead of becoming child brides, little girls...

7/21/14

UN Dispatch - Episode 26: Helene Gayle

The CEO of CARE, USA Helene Gayle is on the line this week. The medical doctor from upstate New York tells me how she became the head of one of the largest international...

7/17/14

LA Times - In Kenya, Somalis at Refugee Camp Languish with Limited Options

At night he dreams of the sea. As a young man, Noor Hassan Shanglo spent years working on cargo ships that carried apples and oranges from South Africa to ports across Europe...

7/10/14

Mashable - South Sudan's Bloody Anniversary

Three years ago this week, the people of South Sudan danced in the streets to celebrate the birth of their nation.

6/16/14

Son, this is how to be a man

Michael Alandu is the governance advisor for CARE International in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He wrote this open letter to his three-year-old son, John Paul,...

6/16/14

Upworthy - It Takes One Look At How The U.S. Sends Food To Countries In Need To See What's Not Working

At a time when we can buy stuff online by pushing a button and have it at our doorstep within two days, it’s hard to imagine having to wait up to four months for your food.

Pages