Women & Children in Emergencies

5/16/19

'Terrifying Storm of Bombs' in Yemen Capital Kills Sleeping Family

SANAA (May 16, 2019) – Hours after the UN Security Council heralded the success of the handover of Hodeidah port as a vital step in the peace process, intensive airstrikes launched on Sana’a this morning have shattered any glimmer of hope for peace in the near future

4/24/19

CARE Responds to UN Resolution on Sexual Violence

WASHINGTON (April 24, 2019) – The global humanitarian and development organization CARE has issued the following statement in response to the UN resolution on sexual violence in conflict.
 
David Ray, CARE USA’s Vice President of Policy and Advocacy, said:
 

4/16/19

A month after Cyclone Idai, menstrual hygiene becomes a silent need as cholera outbreak fears persist

BEIRA/HARARE/LILONGWE (April 16, 2019) — Women and girls affected by last month’s destructive Cyclone Idai storm are facing serious health risks due to shortages of menstrual hygiene support, CARE experts said.  

3/14/19

CARE and Other Humanitarian Organizations Condemn Attacks in Hajjah and Renewed Fighting in Hodeidah

SANAA (March 14, 2019) - CARE and 16 other international humanitarian organizations in Yemen strongly condemn the horrific attacks in Hajjah governorate on Sunday, which according to the UN killed 22 people – 12 women and 10 children – and injured many more.

3/11/19

Syria’s Forgotten Women Bear the Brunt of War

AMMAN (March, 11 2019) – As the crisis in Syria enters its ninth ye

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