YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon (July 18, 2018) — The global humanitarian organization CARE is monitoring the situation and considering the best response as rising tensions in southwest and northwest Cameroon have affected 3.5 million people — 16 percent of t
CARE has worked in Cameroon since 1978. Since then, in collaboration with various government stakeholders and development actors, we focus on access to water, environmental protection, food security, primary health projects and the fight against AIDS.
Project Name: Continuum of Prevention, Care and Treatment of HIV/Aids with Most-at risk Populations in Cameroon (CHAMP)
Donor: President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
CARE’s Suffering in Silence report highlighting the 10 most underreported humanitarian crises of 2017 was featured in a story by PBS NewsHour.
PBS Newshour.com published an extensive story on CARE’s “Suffering in Silence” report highlighting the 10 most underreported humanitarian crises of 2017.
Voices from the Lake Chad Basin
Over 80% of refugees from Nigeria have found shelter in host families in Niger, most of them poor and chronically hungry themselves. This is an account of humbling hospitality and one woman’s strength.
Fana is 17 years old. But the horrors she has lived through in Nigeria are enough for a lifetime.