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Cyclone Kenneth Causes Further Destruction in Storm-Ravaged Mozambique

IBO (April 26, 2019) – A CARE team reports widespread destruction in the northern province of Cabo Delgado where Cyclone Kenneth made landfall yesterday, a little more than a...


CARE Responds to UN Resolution on Sexual Violence

Any comprehensive effort to combat and confront sexual violence must include critical reproductive health services.


CARE readies for brewing cyclone that may strike Mozambique again

BEIRA (April 23, 2019) —A storm brewing in the Indian Ocean may form another tropical cyclone and strike Mozambique causing further destruction, CARE experts warned today. 


White House Veto of Bill to Stop Saudi Military Support in Yemen 'Violates the Clear Will of the American People'

CARE condemns yesterday’s White House veto of the bipartisan resolution from Congress demanding an end to U.S. involvement in Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen.


A month after Cyclone Idai, menstrual hygiene becomes a silent need as cholera outbreak fears persist

BEIRA/HARARE/LILONGWE (April 16, 2019) — Women and girls affected by last month’s destructive Cyclone Idai storm are facing serious health risks due to shortages of menstrual...


One Month After Cyclone Idai, Food Shortages Outpace Funding

BEIRA/HARARE/LILONGWE (April 12, 2019) — The effects of last month’s Cyclone Idai are threatening to create a catastrophic hunger crisis compounded by the existing food...


CARE Names New Chief Operating Officer

ATLANTA (April 8, 2019) — The global poverty fighting organization CARE announced it has named Tjada D’Oyen McKenna its chief operating officer. 


CARE and Rita Angel Taylor (RAT) Team Up to Make #March4Women with Her Debut Song ‘For My Girls’

Singer and CARE Ambassador Rita Angel Taylor (RAT) released her debut song “For My Girls” this month — complete with an International Women’s Day flash mob performance at the...


Cyclone Idai: CARE’s Relief Kits Address Fears of Disease Outbreak

MAPUTO – As experts in Mozambique warn of a cholera outbreak, CARE is designing aid distributions to stem the onset of a “second disaster" in the communities worst-affected...


Cyclone Idai: CARE Puts Women, Children at Heart of Relief Distributions

CARE staff responding to the devastation left by Cyclone Idai across southern Africa say children and women – particularly pregnant and lactating mothers – are most...