Emergency

8/10/18

INGOs in Yemen condemn horrific attacks in Sa'ada

International non-government organisations (INGOs) in Yemen strongly condemn horrific Coalition airstrikes on a bus transporting school children in Yemen yesterday. This bombing follows an unacceptable trend of attacks on civilians and civilian infrastructure by parties to Yemen’s conflict.

8/7/18

D. R. Congo: Ebola Virus Outbreak Endangers 300,000 Lives

KINSHASA (August 6, 2018) - CARE is deeply concerned about a new Ebola virus outbreak in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo (D.R.C), risking the lives of 300,000 Congolese. 37 cases, including 22 deaths, have been reported so far.

8/7/18

D. R. Congo: One of the World’s Forgotten Humanitarian Crises in Urgent Need of International Attention

A surge in violent conflict and inter-communal tensions has forced more than 781,000 Congolese, many of them women and children, to flee their homes since 2017.

8/6/18

Powerful earthquake hits Lombok, Indonesia

A 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Lombok yesterday at 18.45 local time, killing at least 91 people and injuring hundreds. Thousands of people have been displaced. Rescuers are still trying to reach some hard-hit areas to conduct loss and damage assessments.

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