This month marks South Sudan’s fourth birthday but there’s not much to celebrate. The world’s youngest country is mired in a civil war that has displaced more than 2 million people and left 7 million without enough food.
Hunger in Emergencies
When I was an aid worker in southern Sudan in the 1990s, the fight for independence against Sudan had already been running for many years.
At night he dreams of the sea.
As a young man, Noor Hassan Shanglo spent years working on cargo ships that carried apples and oranges from South Africa to ports across Europe and the Middle East. He fell in love with the blue waves and the bright streets of Sicily, Durban and Dubai.
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In response to the catastrophic storm that tore a path through the central Philippines on November 7 and 8, CARE has reached over 317,000 people with emergency assistance to date.
PAGAK, South Sudan – Nyakoang Rieka set out from her village in the afternoon.
Juliet Inisa, 44, is a single mother of three children ages 13, five and two. Since her partner left, she had to work hard on her own to provide for her kids.
JUBA (Feb. 17, 2014) – The South Sudan crisis will worsen unless relief organizations are able to deliver supplies before being cut off by the approaching rainy season, the humanitarian group CARE warned this week.
WASHINGTON (Feb. 4, 2014) - CARE applauds the Senate approval of reforms to the U.S. international food assistance program contained in the 2014 Farm Bill under the leadership of Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), working with Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS), and House colleagues, Rep.