Refugees

9/20/16

CARE Response to President Obama’s Leaders’ Summit on Refugees

NEW YORK—(September 20, 2016)-- CARE welcomes the commitments set forth by countries attending President Obama’s Leaders’ Summit on Refugees.

9/19/16

UN Refugee and Migrant Summit: Step of goodwill, but falls short on action to protect refugees

NEW YORK—(September 19, 2016)-- World leaders gathered today for the first ever UN Refugee and Migrant Summit to formally adopt a UNGA resolution for addressing the global refugee crisis.

9/16/16

Syria ceasefire: People can breathe again, but access to those in need remains crucial

CARE welcomes the announcement of a ceasefire brokered by the US and Russia that came into effect at sunset on Monday, the beginning of the important Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha.

9/12/16

Syria Crisis: Increase in Syrian women fleeing the conflict alone, says report by CARE

LONDON—(September 10, 2016)-- As the Syrian refugee crisis worsens, leading aid agency CARE is reporting a substantial rise in female-headed households, as women flee the country and attempt the perilous journey alone or with their children.

8/3/16

CARE Joins Statement Calling “Humanitarian Corridor” Proposal Deeply Flawed

A statement from over 35 Syrian, regional and international humanitarian, human rights and development organizations on the Russia-Syrian proposal to establish "humanitarian corridors" out of Aleppo

7/26/16

Syria Crisis: Nearly 400,000 civilians cut off from aid in Aleppo and Manbij since Syria support group pledged to secure access

AMMAN (July 26,2016) — More than 300,000 civilians in Aleppo and an estimated 60,000 in the Manbij area, Syria, have been cut off from aid in the last three weeks, marking a shameful deterioration since the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) promised to open full access to

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