Southern Africa

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 8 countries throughout Southern Africa:

11/12/19

Climate Change Leaves 1.6 Million in Mozambique in Need of Urgent Assistance

MAPUTO (November 12, 2019) - At least 1.6 million people in the central and southern parts of Mozambique are presently in need of assistance due to the devastating effects of the ongoing drought and increasingly severe weather events. Mozambique is one of the world’s most vulnera

3/22/19

CARE commences aid distribution as Cyclone Idai is declared regional crisis across Southern Africa

•    Aid agency sets up committees to protect women and girls from abuse
•    Spokespeople available for print and broadcast interviews in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi

3/14/19

CARE Gears up to Support Mozambique and Malawi as Enormous Cyclone Threatens Southern Africa

MAPUTO (March 14, 2019) - CARE experts are working with the governments of Malawi and Mozambique to prepare for Cyclone Idai which is expected to make landfall tonight Thursday, March 14th.

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.”

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