Indonesia

CARE has been operating in Indonesia since 1967, initially working in food distribution, small infrastructure projects, health, environment, and water and sanitation.  In the wake of a series of shocks in the late 1990s that included the 1997 financial crisis and widespread drought, CARE Indonesia redirected its focus towards emergency programming.

 

9/18/19

Cargill and CARE work together to close the gender gap in agriculture

WAYZATA, MN (September 18, 2019) - Cargill and CARE are building on the successes and learnings of their Rural Development Initiative to increase food and nutrition security as well as climate change resilience 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.

12/27/18

Indonesia: CARE Distributes 200 Kits to Survivors Amid Fear of Further Tsunamis and Aftershocks in Sunda Straits

JAKARTA, (December 27, 2018) - CARE has distributed 200 hygiene kits containing sarong, toothbrushes, soap, detergent, sanitary pads and buckets for people living in affected villages and displacement camps following the most recent tsunami in the Sunda Strait, Indonesia.

12/24/18

Indonesia: CARE Prepares to Help Tsunami Survivors

JAKARTA, (December 24, 2018) - CARE today began preparations to distribute 200 hygiene kits containing sarongs, toothbrushes, soap, towels, and sanitary pads for some of those worst affected by the most recent tsunami in Indonesia's Sunda Straits, the third natural disaster to hi

12/23/18

Sunda Straits Tsunami: Third Disaster to hit Indonesia in the Last 6 Months

JAKARTA (December 23, 2018) – On Saturday night, December 22, a tsunami hit the islands of Sunda Straits, to the west of Java. CARE is ready to respond. 

10/26/18

One month after earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia, rainy season hits

JAKARTA (October 26, 2018) — One month after a terrible earthquake and tsunami hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi the onset of the rainy season has increased the suffering for many survivors.

10/17/18

CARE distributes aid kits to survivors of the Indonesia earthquake and tsunami

JAKARTA (October 17, 2018)— CARE is distributing hygiene kits to around 1,000 households in some of the worst affected areas hit by the earthquake and tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

10/5/18

CARE begins procurement of key relief items for Indonesia earthquake response

CARE will target some of the most remote and in-need communities affected by the earthquake and tsunami

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