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CARE Applauds Congress for Commitment to U.S. Foreign Assistance in Final FY18 Spending Bill

WASHINGTON (March 23, 2018) – The global poverty-fighting organization CARE applauds Congress today for passing the final FY18 spending bill (called the Omnibus),...


CARE warns: Three years on from escalation of conflict, Yemeni people left sick, starving, and plunged into the darkness

AMMAN, Jordan (March 21, 2018) – After three years of brutal conflict, Yemeni people have been left sick, starving, and in the dark, warns international aid organization CARE...


CARE Welcomes House Introduction of the Global Fragility & Violence Reduction Act of 2018

WASHINGTON (March 15, 2018) – The global poverty-fighting organization CARE welcomes yesterday’s introduction of the Global Fragility & Violence Reduction Act of 2018 (H....


CARE Testifies on Capitol Hill About the Importance of Global Food Security

WASHINGTON (March 14, 2018) – Michelle Nunn, president and CEO of CARE, urged legislators today to consider the important role that food security plays in combating poverty,...


Civilians Pay Heavy Toll as Syrian Conflict Enters its Eighth Year

BEIRUT, Lebanon (March 12, 2018) — “The last seven years feel like 20,” says Fatmeh, a 23 year-old Syrian refugee living in Lebanon, referring to the war in her home country...


Ahead of Secretary Tillerson’s Budget Testimony, Humanitarian, Development and Global Health Organizations Release New Data Showing the Devastating Human Costs of Proposed Administration Cuts to Foreign Assistance

WASHINGTON (March 12, 2018) – As Secretary of State Rex Tillerson prepares to testify on the administration’s budget, a leading group of humanitarian, development and global...


More than 3 Million Women and Girls in Yemen Suffer Most in the Ongoing Conflict, warns CARE

SANA’A, Yemen (March 9, 2018) — More than 3.25 million women of reproductive age in Yemen face increased health and protection risks, warns international humanitarian...


New Global Poll: Significant Share of Men Believe Expecting Intimate Interactions, Sex from Employees is OK

At pivotal #MeToo moment around the world, CARE launches #ThisIsNotWorking campaign calling for new global law to end workplace harassment and abuse  


Cholera Outbreak in Uganda Poses Further Risk to Congolese Refugees

KAMPALA, Uganda (March 5, 2018) — Thousands of Congolese seeking refuge at settlements in southwestern Uganda are at risk of contracting cholera, warns the humanitarian aid...


Shelling Prevents Aid from Entering Eastern Ghouta Despite UN Resolution Demanding That Hostilities Stop

BEIRUT, Lebanon (March 2, 2018) — Airstrikes and shelling in eastern Ghouta have prevented humanitarian aid from entering the besieged enclave and medical evacuations from...