At 7 a.m., the bell rings at the school next to Maryam’s house. Maryam, 16, and her sisters wake up, quickly put on some clothes and rush out the door. Outside, girls with books in hand hurry toward the school. Maryam and her sisters wave at their friends and then walk in the opposite direction.
CARE has been continuously active in Yemen since 1993, in projects that work towards reducing poverty. CARE’s work in Yemen has a common focus on community self-help and women’s empowerment, including women’s literacy, water management, capacity building of local organizations, emergency response, and relief assistance to refugees.
In addition, CARE is working in Yemen to help refugees fleeing violence in Syria.
Yemen: Steady increase in airstrikes forces more displacement and renews concerns about aid blockages
An increase in airstrikes in Hodeidah, Yemen, is instilling fear and terror in residents, many of whom are being forced to flee and leave their homes behind.
WASHINGTON (Sept 12, 2018) — CARE, the global humanitarian and development organization, is deeply disappointed by US Secretary of State’s certification today to cont
Eid is joy. It is the happiness and laughter of children and family gatherings. It is the smell of baked cookies in every Yemeni house. Eid Al-Adha, also known as the “Festival of Sacrifice," is one of our most important holidays in Yemen.
GENEVA (August 15, 2018) - Syria tops the list of deadliest places to be an aid worker for the second year in a row, an analysis by the poverty-fighting organization CARE has found.