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Sunda Straits Tsunami: Third Disaster to hit Indonesia in the Last 6 Months

JAKARTA (December 23, 2018) – On Saturday night, December 22, a tsunami hit the islands of Sunda Straits, to the west of Java. CARE is ready to respond. 


CARE Applauds Passage of Landmark Bill to Empower Women and Girls Globally

WASHINGTON—CARE, the global humanitarian and development organization, welcomes today’s historic passage in the House and Senate of the Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic...


CARE Scales Up Response to the Venezuela Crisis, Warns that Venezuelan Women Face Unprecedented Suffering Across Latin America.

QUITO (December 13, 2018) – CARE is scaling up operations across Latin America to meet the huge and increasing needs. It is urgently seeking an addition US $45 million to...


CARE Welcomes Ceasefire Agreement in Hodeidah, Yemen

SANAA (December 13, 2018) - The Yemen peace talks in Sweden have resulted in an agreement to stop the violence in the port city of Hodeidah, as the warring parties agreed to...


CARE Welcomes Senate Vote to Continue Pressure on Saudi-led Coalition in Yemen

WASHINGTON (Dec. 13, 2018) - CARE welcomes today’s bipartisan Senate vote on the War Powers Resolution, following the announcement of a negotiated ceasefire in Hodeidah,...


South Sudan: CARE Condemns Attack on Women and Girls in Bentiu

157 women and girls were sexually attacked along roads in Northern Liech State in the north of South Sudan.


Fate of humanity weighing heavy on ministerial shoulders at UN Climate Change Conference

KATOWICE (December 10, 2018) — Ministers arriving in Katowice will need extreme courage and conviction to make life-saving decisions if humanity is to be saved from the worst...


CARE Welcomes UN Migrant Agreement, Urges U.S. to Join

CARE welcomes today’s agreement on a nonbinding UN migration pact aimed at ensuring the safe, orderly, and humane movement of people around the world. 


Winners of Relay! GBV Challenge Announced

The Lotus Flower Organisation from Iraq and the Syrian Expatriate Medical Association (SEMA) of Turkey are the winners of the inaugural Relay! GBV Challenge.


Almost Four Years of Conflict Leads to Declaration of Catastrophic Food Security Conditions in Yemen

At least 240,000 people are living in famine-like conditions in Yemen. Over 70% of the population – 20 million people – are living in emergency or crisis levels of food...