Asia and Pacific

In fiscal year 2013, we worked in 86 countries, supporting 927 humanitarian aid and development projects to reach more than 97 million people. We carried out programs in the following 16 countries throughout Asia and the Pacific:

2/27/19

CARE’s Heather Higginbottom to Congress: We Retreat from Development Work 'At Our Own Peril'

WASHINGTON—CARE USA Chief Operating Officer, Heather Higginbottom, told a congressional committee today that “continued American engagement in diplomacy and development is essential in building a future worth having for ourselves, our children, and our neighbors around the world.”

2/20/19

Climate Change Plays Major Role in Top 10 Underreported Humanitarian Crises of 2018, New CARE Report Shows

GENEVA (February 21, 2019) - Today the international aid organization, CARE, launched a new report highlighting the ten most underreported humanitarian crises of 2018.

10/9/18

Bihar Technical Support Program

Project Name: Bihar Technical Support Program (BTSP)

Funder: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Partner: Government of Bihar

Program start date: 2011 (ongoing)

Location: India

6/5/18

CARE Enterprises and Bamboo Capital Partners Join Forces to Tackle Poverty in South and Southeast Asia

SINGAPORE (June 6, 2018) — Businesses that improve the lives of people living in poverty across South and Southeast Asia were boosted today by the announcement of a strategic partnership between Bamboo Capital Partners (“Bamboo”) and CARE Enterprises (“CEI”).

2/12/18

As Cyclone Gita Intensifies Near Tonga, CARE prepares to respond

NUKU’ALOFA, Tonga (Feb. 12, 2018) — As Cyclone Gita intensifies to a possible Category 5 storm, Pacific island Tonga braces for the worst tropical cyclone to hit the region in almost two years.

2/26/16

Cyclone Winston: Women the backbone of Fiji’s disaster recovery

FIJI (February 26, 2016) — As the international relief effort in Fiji continues, humanitarian organization CARE says it is critical international aid targets the specific needs of women and girls.

2/24/16

New York Times: Fiji Declares State of Disaster after Cyclone Winston

Following a Category 5 cyclone devastated the island nation, Fiji declared a state of natural disaster. It is the most powerful storm to ever hit the country.

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