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.
Hunger in Emergencies
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.).
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.
CARE Issues Statement Regarding Reports of Obama Administration-Led Changes to U.S. Food Assistance Programs
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:
Tutaya Aurelia Flores lives in Tambobamba, Peru in a community where the Window of Opportunity program is working.