Climate Change

12/24/18

Indonesia: CARE Prepares to Help Tsunami Survivors

JAKARTA, (December 24, 2018) - CARE today began preparations to distribute 200 hygiene kits containing sarongs, toothbrushes, soap, towels, and sanitary pads for some of those worst affected by the most recent tsunami in Indonesia's Sunda Straits, the third natural disaster to hi

12/23/18

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. 

12/10/18

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 impacts of climate change, CARE International and Oxfam said today.

10/1/18

CARE Begins Emergency Response Activities in Indonesia as Death Toll Soars

JAKARTA (October 1, 2018) - International humanitarian organization CARE today began preparations for an assessment of the damages caused by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, which has left at least 832 people dead and a further 540 injur

9/19/18

Amid disastrous storms across the globe, concrete, gender-responsive solutions to climate impacts are needed by the G7

OTTAWA (September 19, 2018) - As G7 ministers prepare to discuss ridding the oceans of plastics, CARE is also calling on officials to dive deeper with climate change commitments to protect the most vulnerable, particularly women and girls.

3/15/18

Harande: Food Security in Mali

Harande means “Food Security” in Peulh, a local language in Mali. Its goal is food security, but it goes beyond that. Harande helps communities build resilience and the skills they need to build lives that can withstand the frequent shocks in their lives.

3/8/18

Partnering with the International Fund for Agricultural Development

CARE International recently developed a guidance document for the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) on how to design smallholder agriculture adaptation programmes that consider the differential impacts of climate change on women, men and you

2/6/18

Somalian Drought: Displaced but holding on to hope

It has been dry in Somalia for more than 8 years. It does not rain, and when there is not enough water, people cannot harvest enough food and go hungry. Now, with the new year, the drought continues.

 

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