Hunger

6/7/17

CARE Chef Advocate Asha Gomez Featured in the New York Times

CARE Chef Advocate Asha Gomez was featured in the New York Times’ food section, highlighting her recent trip back to her birthplace, Kerala, India – a region that has deeply influenced her cooking and career.

6/1/17

CARE Calls on Trump Administration to Stand by Climate Change Commitments, World’s Poorest

WASHINGTON (June 1, 2017) – CARE today is deeply alarmed that the Trump Administration has announced its intention to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change – placing an even greater burden on hundreds of millions of people living in extreme poverty, particularly wom

5/10/17

CARE Welcomes Announcement of Mark Green as USAID Administrator

WASHINGTON (May 10, 2017) — The global poverty-fighting organization CARE welcomes the announcement today of Ambassador Mark Green as the new Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

4/17/17

FoxNews.com: CARE CEO: Famine is stalking the world and America urgently needs to lead

At this very moment famine conditions, marked by extreme hunger and malnutrition, are tightening their grip on more than 20 million people in Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen and Nigeria, writes CARE CEO Michelle Nunn in an op-ed on FoxNews.com.

4/7/17

Somalia drought: When second-guessing costs lives

Two weeks ago, while traveling through Somaliland, a self-declared independent state in the north of Somalia, I heard many stories of drastic loss. One that stuck with me was an elderly woman who had lost over a hundred goats to the drought. I asked what we could do.

3/29/17

CARE Urges Trump Administration to Reconsider Misguided Order on Climate Change

WASHINGTON (March 29, 2017) — CARE expressed dismay today over the Trump Administration’s executive order on climate change, saying it would roll back policies that mark years of progress.

3/16/17

CARE Sounds Alarm on President’s Budget Request, Opposes Deep Cuts to Foreign Assistance, which Saves Lives, Benefits U.S. National Security

WASHINGTON (March 16, 2017) – The global poverty-fighting organization CARE is deeply troubled by the Trump Administration’s budget request released today, which would slash funding for critical foreign assistance programs by roughly one-third in order to offset increases in defe

3/13/17

The Decisions of Survival in Somaliland

One day in February, as my colleagues and I were traveling to Hargeisa, Somaliland, we came across the village of Warabaley. To our shock, the village looked completely deserted. Homes had been abandoned. Warabaley was an empty place with empty huts.

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