Hunger in Emergencies

11/20/13

Volunteers Help CARE’s Relief Efforts in Remote Typhoon-Hit Communities

MANILA (Nov. 20, 2013) — Families devastated by Typhoon Haiyan are joining CARE’s aid distribution efforts in central Philippines, as communities previously cut off receive critical food and supplies.

9/26/13

The Window of Opportunity

A child’s future is shaped within their first 1,000 days – the critical period between conception and age two. During this important period, maternal and child nutrition has a measurable, lasting impact on growth, brain development and overall health.

6/6/13

Flexibility in US Food Aid to Syria Should be the Rule – Not the Exception

In Syria, the US has been able to deliver food aid using a flexible approach to needs on the ground. Yet such flexibility is the exception in US aid. President Obama's proposed reforms would allow for more efficient practices, such as using local food supplies.

5/16/13

CARE Supports Food Aid Reforms Proposed by Reps. Ed Royce and Karen Bass

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 16, 2013) - CARE applauds the bi-partisan legislation introduced Wednesday by House Foreign Affairs Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) and Ranking Member Karen Bass (D-Calif.).

4/5/13

Why Cash Vouchers Instead of Food? Insights Into CARE Lesotho's Emergency Relief

CARE Lesotho is currently distributing cash vouchers to 210 households affected by the current food crisis in Linakaneng and Moeketsane villages of Mokhotling district, North Eastern Lesotho. 

2/25/13

CARE Issues Statement Regarding Reports of Obama Administration-Led Changes to U.S. Food Assistance Programs

MEDIA ALERT

 

CARE, a leading global poverty-fighting organization, issues the following statement in anticipation of proposed changes to U.S. food assistance programs expected to be included in the President's Fiscal Year 2014 budget submissions to Congress:

11/15/11

Aurelia’s Story: Fighting Chronic Malnutrition in Peru

Tutaya Aurelia Flores lives in Tambobamba, Peru in a community where the Window of Opportunity program is working.

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