BEIRUT, Lebanon (March 12, 2018) — “The last seven years feel like 20,” says Fatmeh, a 23 year-old Syrian refugee living in Lebanon, referring to the war in her home country that is dragging into its eighth year.
CARE is on the ground assisting many of the 2 million refugees who have fled Syria, where armed conflict has affected more than 8.8 million people, half of whom are children. There’s no end to the conflict in sight.
SANA’A, Yemen (March 9, 2018) — More than 3.25 million women of reproductive age in Yemen face increased health and protection risks, warns international humanitarian organization CARE.
DAMASCUS, Syria (Feb.
Civilians under fire in two of Syria’s ‘de-escalation zones’ living in inhumane conditions, warns CARE
Syrians tell about life with little food, water, and medicine and call for an immediate ceasefire
Hundreds of thousands of Syrians risk being pushed to return in 2018 despite ongoing violence, warn aid agencies
For every Syrian who returned home last year, three more were newly displaced
AMMAN (January 17, 2018) — CARE has started increasing aid distribution to Syrian civilians who have been displaced by ongoing fighting in the Northern governorate of Idlib, where living conditions are deteriorating daily as temperatures plummet, and aims to reach 25,000 people with emergency hel