Women & Children in Emergencies

6/25/19

Ebola Kills Over 1,500 in the Democratic Republic of Congo

GOMA, (June 25, 2019) - The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has now killed more than 1,500 peop

6/19/19

Venezuelan Migrants at High Risk for Trafficking and Abuse

LA GUAJIRA, COLOMBIA (June 19, 2019) — Abuse and exploitation of women migrating from Venezuela has reached alarming levels, the leading humanitarian organization CARE has found in a snapshot gender analysis at the Venezuela-Colombia border released today.

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.  

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