Emergency

12/23/16

CARE Prepares For Typhoon Nock-Ten; Ready to Respond When Needed

ATLANTA (December 23, 2016) — Severe Tropical Storm Nock-ten (locally known as Nina) is expected to make landfall in the Bicol Region, Philippines on December 25, Christmas Day. The storm is expected to intensify into a typhoon before it hits land.

12/21/16

”One Day I will be able to return back to school”

Every child has the right to a family, to health and education, and I am one of them. I have the right to dream of the future. I was happy when I entered high school.

12/19/16

Syria: Passage of Security Council Resolution is a first step, real test will be implementation

AMMAN, Jordan - CARE cautiously welcomes the resolution approved unanimously by the UN Security Council today and call for its immediate and full implementation.

12/13/16

Aleppo: CARE denounces the massacre of civilians and the continued failure of the international community

CARE continues to be horrified by the situation in Aleppo. Our team is receiving urgent pleas from our humanitarian colleagues and partners in Syrian NGOs to receive assistance and evacuate the citizens of East Aleppo.

12/12/16

South Sudan: Three desperate years of empty stomachs and massive violence

JUBA, South Sudan—(December 12, 2016)- Three years after conflict broke out in South Sudan on December 15, the country is on the brink of famine with people barely surviving on minuscule resources, warns aid agency CARE.

12/12/16

Washington Post: An Unexpected Result of Yemen's War; More Men are Cooking and Cleaning

Yemen is one of the worst countries in the world for women and girls, but since the war arrived in March 2015, the roles of women have seen a dramatic shift. Now many  mothers and daughters walk to the mountainous scrub to gather wood, which they turn into charcoal and sell.

12/7/16

CARE Team Leads Assessment in Areas Affected by Indonesian Earthquake

JAKARTA (Dec. 7, 2016) — Global humanitarian organization CARE is leading assessments in the province of Aceh, Indonesia, after a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck the region, killing dozens of people and destroying homes and buildings, including a hospital.

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