11/3/17

Maryam Dreams of a Life Where She Attends School

When Maryam leaves her home in Yemen at 7 o’clock in the morning to fetch water, she waves at her friends who go to the school just next to her house. While walking for hours every day she dreams about one day becoming a teacher. Like 2 million children in Yemen she cannot go to school.

11/1/17

“Hospitals are luxury when you have nothing to feed your children”

“I sold all the house assets so that I can afford to pay the rent and to feed my children," says 35-year-old Asala. The mother of four children had to leave her home and now lives in Amran in western central. The family fled their village after their house was destroyed by an airstrike.

11/1/17

“We barely have one meal a day”

Hamamah, 45, was displaced with her three daughters from Razah in Amran. They struggle to find enough food on daily bases.

8/29/17

The New York Times: The photos the U.S. and Saudi Arabia don't want you to see

Michelle Nunn, CARE's president and CEO, was quoted in a column by the New York Times' Nicholas Kristof about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. “The situation in Yemen is a disgrace that brings shame to our global community,”  Nunn said.

8/9/17

Closure of Sana’a airport: One year of aggravated suffering

SANA’A (August 9, 2017) —International aid organizations in Yemen are calling on all actors to lift restrictions on Yemeni airspace and allow for the reopening of the country’s main airport, Sana’a International.

7/19/17

ABC World News Tonight: Charity groups unite to tackle hunger and famine in the Horn of Africa

CARE is one of eight U.S. based international aid organizations to launch a first-ever joint appeal called the Hunger Relief Fund to raise money to stop looming famine and hunger in parts of Africa and Yemen. "In the 21st century, innocent children should not be dying from hunger.

7/17/17

CBS46.com: Actor George Clooney, Atlanta-based group lend voices to hunger relief campaign

CARE and actor George Clooney joined forces with other aid organizations to raise funds and awareness for the newly created Hunger Relief Fund.

7/14/17

CNN.com: Charities join forces to #fightfamine

CARE joined with seven other organizations in a first-of-its-kind fundraising appeal for the 20 million people on the brink of starvation in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia, and Nigeria.

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