Advocacy

2/27/19

CARE’s Heather Higginbottom to Congress: We Retreat from Development Work 'At Our Own Peril'

WASHINGTON—CARE USA Chief Operating Officer, Heather Higginbottom, told a congressional committee today that “continued American engagement in diplomacy and development is essential in building a future worth having for ourselves, our children, and our neighbors around the world.”

2/26/19

CARE and Peer Humanitarian Organizations Call for More Humanitarian Access into Yemen after Pledging Conference

SANAA (February 26, 2019) - Today, governments took a step to alleviate the suffering of millions of people who are victims of the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, by pledging US$ 2.6 billion so far.

2/20/19

Climate Change Plays Major Role in Top 10 Underreported Humanitarian Crises of 2018, New CARE Report Shows

GENEVA (February 21, 2019) - Today the international aid organization, CARE, launched a new report highlighting the ten most underreported humanitarian crises of 2018.

12/13/18

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 a province-wide ceasefire and a withdrawal of troops from the city.

12/6/18

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

SANAA – (December 6, 2018) – As pockets of famine-like conditions are announced in parts of Yemen and the majority of the population are shown to be suffering from emergency or crisis levels of food insecurity, CARE urgently calls for more funding to prevent further catastrophe i

8/13/18

Members of Congress Travel with CARE to Sierra Leone to see how U.S. Investments are Leading to Sustainable Health Gains for Women and Girls

WASHINGTON (August 13, 2018) - A group of members of Congress from California and their staff and guests traveled with the poverty-fighting organization CARE to Sierra Leone to see how vital U.S.

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