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CARE and Mars Expand Collaboration to Support Women’s Empowerment in Cocoa-Growing Communities

CARE to expand VSLA program in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana with $10 million investment from Mars Wrigley


CARE’s PowerUp Program Selected for the top 100 of MacArthur Foundation's 100&Change Competition

 The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today unveiled CARE’s PowerUp program as one of the highest-scoring proposals, designated as the Top 100, in its 100&...


Aid organizations in Yemen are extremely concerned about high numbers of civilian casualties in recent military escalation

We are shocked and saddened to hear about the deaths of as many as 31 civilians, and 12 other people injured, in strikes on Al Jawf governorate in northern Yemen on February...


Trump Administration Announces Devastating Cuts to U.S. Foreign Assistance

Despite continued bipartisan support, the Trump administration announced a 22% cut to critical foreign assistance programs as part of its early budget proposals for Fiscal...


More than 14 million people facing acute hunger in one of the largest food crises in Southern Africa

Severe food insecurity rates across nine southern African countries are 140% higher now than in 2018, primarily because people are being hit by weather extremes driven by...


Hundreds of thousands in northwest Syria caught in humanitarian catastrophe, aid agencies warn

At least 150,000 people have been forced to flee their homes in the past two weeks, bringing the total number who have been displaced since December 1 to over half a million.


Suffering In Silence: New CARE report highlights top 10 crises that received little to no media attention in 2019

Nine out of ten of the most under-reported crises are on the African continent while man-made climate change dramatically fuels displacement and hunger crises. 


Coalition of private and public sector launches SDG500, a groundbreaking $500 million investment platform to accelerate progress towards the SDGs

A coalition of private and public sector organizations, including United Nations entities, non-governmental organizations and a private equity firm today announces the launch...


CARE Ready to Respond to Philippine’s Taal Volcano, Possible Hazardous Eruption.

MANILA (January 13, 2010) - On the afternoon of January 12, 2020, the Taal Volcano located in the province of Batangas in Luzon Island


United Nations Security Council votes to scale back humanitarian assistance to millions of vulnerable Syrians

We are deeply concerned that the United Nations Security Council has voted today to scale back humanitarian assistance to millions of acutely vulnerable people in Syria.