Emergency

2/10/16

CARE mobilizing aid as civilians flee advancing military, airstrikes in north and south

AMMAN (February 10, 2016): CARE, the global humanitarian organization, is mobilizing additional supplies to assist civilians trapped in the on-going conflict in Syria, which has escalated in recent weeks with military advances on major centers held by opposition forces. 

2/8/16

Extreme poverty Skyrockets to 88 Percent in southern Syria, according to “Forgotten South” Report

CARE, NRC and RFSAN (FAO, iMMAP) release “The Forgotten South: Food Security and Livelihoods in southern Syria”

2/4/16

CARE applauds additional U.S. assistance to the Syria Crisis; more sustainable solutions needed for the region

WASHINGTON- (February 4, 2016)- World leaders convened in London today to focus on finding solutions and making more than $10 billion in commitments to support Syrians affected by the five-year ongoing war in Syria. The U.S.

2/2/16

There will always be a solution as long as we have food

Collective savings and access to loans have helped a group of women in Ethiopia cope longer with the ongoing drought, but now resources are running out.

2/2/16

A labour of love

36 year old Sana makes the scenic drive up winding mountain roads to nearby olives groves on a daily basis. But she’s not appreciating the view. Sana is hidden behind blacked out window in a crammed mini bus, and the sun hasn’t even risen yet.

2/2/16

Surviving yet another winter

Refugee life in Jordan faces a myriad of problems, and almost every single one of these is exacerbated during the winter months from November till March. Life gets harder; both for those renting small apartments in the city and the even less fortunate in the refugee camps.

2/2/16

Syrian female CARE volunteers

I have been in Azraq for 10 months. In Syria I was married and not working but I had decided to complete my studies. I was in high school when we fled to Jordan. I had just finished high school and was about to start university.

2/2/16

El Niño: Urgent Need for Support as Drought Affects 14 Million People in Southern Africa

MAPUTO, Mozambique  (Jan. 28, 2016)  — About 14 million people in Southern Africa are already facing hunger, and the situation is expected to deteriorate further as multiple countries in the region bear the impact of the El Niño weather system.

Pages