Disaster Preparedness

1/13/20

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

1/9/20

Fires in Australia Must Serve as Wake-up Call to Climate Crisis

CANBERRA (January 9, 2020) - A new reality is taking place for Australians as catastrophic bushfires upend the lives of millions.

12/29/19

Philippines: Typhoon Phanfone Strikes on Christmas Eve

MANILLA (December 29, 2019) – CARE activated its emergency protocols immediately on Christmas Eve right after Typhoon Phanfone (locally known as Typhoon Ursula) made its first landfall.

12/6/19

As Rains in Kenya Expected to Increase Over the Next Few Days, CARE Gears up to Respond With Assistance Targeted at Women and Girls

Nairobi (December 6, 2019) - As rains are expected to continue over the next few days and conditions likely to worsen, CARE plans to respond to the floods that have devastated much of Kenya.

11/12/19

Climate Change Leaves 1.6 Million in Mozambique in Need of Urgent Assistance

MAPUTO (November 12, 2019) - At least 1.6 million people in the central and southern parts of Mozambique are presently in need of assistance due to the devastating effects of the ongoing drought and increasingly severe weather events. Mozambique is one of the world’s most vulnera

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