Syria Crisis

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. 


Civilians Pay Heavy Toll as Syrian Conflict Enters its Eighth Year

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.


More than 3 Million Women and Girls in Yemen Suffer Most in the Ongoing Conflict, warns CARE

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.


Shelling Prevents Aid from Entering Eastern Ghouta Despite UN Resolution Demanding That Hostilities Stop

BEIRUT, Lebanon (March 2, 2018) — Airstrikes and shelling in eastern Ghouta have prevented humanitarian aid from entering the besieged enclave and medical evacuations from leaving, according to a group of international humanitarian organizations, including


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


CARE increases aid distribution to Syrians fleeing the fighting in Idlib

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