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First Monsoon, Now Winter: People in Nepal Still Struggle Six Months After Earthquake

KATHMANDU (October 13, 2015) — Having gotten through the heavy rains of the Monsoon in temporary shelters, 2.8 million people in Nepal are soon to face freezing temperatures...


CARE’s intranet wins TAG Social Savvy Award

Employee online resource, The Village, recognized for “building a Village beyond bandwidth”


Syria Crisis: David Ray testifies before U.S. Congress on humanitarian crisis

WASHINGTON-(October 8, 2015)-- CARE’s Vice President of Advocacy, David Ray testified before U.S. Congress in the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East and North...


Child Marriage Trumps Girls’ Education in 26 Countries, CARE Finds in Report

“Vows of Poverty” report identifies countries where more girls marry before age 18 than enroll in secondary school; CARE calls for greater support of adolescent girls to mark...


Statement on Aid Worker Deaths in Afghanistan

CARE extends its deepest sympathies to the family members and colleagues of those killed inside a Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital hit during air attacks in Kunduz,...


El Niño: More than 20 million to be affected; urgent actions needed to reduce impact of disasters, says CARE

In a year of unprecedented humanitarian need, El Niño is putting tens of millions of people at risk of drought and floods. CARE is scaling up life-saving assistance and urges...


UNGA: CARE pledges to economically empower 30 million more women by 2020

Women’s economic empowerment critical for achieving gender equality 


CARE Extends Help to Refugees in the Balkans

CROATIA (September 22, 2015) — The international aid organization CARE has expanded its assistance for refugees crossing into Serbia and Croatia, hoping to make their way...


Syrian Refugees: CARE Calls for Action to Address Causes of Crisis

Severe funding shortfalls for humanitarian assistance in the Middle East force more Syrians to leave for Europe.


CARE calls on the EU to turn meetings into actions

Refugee crisis needs increased and prolonged response both in Europe and in Syria’s neighboring countries. Severe funding shortfalls for humanitarian assistance in the region...