Emergency

5/6/15

CARE and other leading humanitarian agencies warn that life-saving assistance is at risk of collapsing in Yemen

After more than a month of heavy fighting in Yemen, a group of 22 major aid agencies in Yemen have warned today their life-saving assistance risk coming to an abrupt end within a week unless land, sea and air routes are opened immediately for the importation of fuel.

5/6/15

Nepal Earthquake: CARE scales up response in hard hit remote districts

Kathmandu, NEPAL (May 6, 2015) — Since the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal on April 25, international aid agency CARE has reached nearly 11,000 people with food, emergency shelter and hygiene items, and is scaling up its response to reach 100,000 of the most vulnerable peop

5/5/15

Nepal Earthquake: How will I take care of my newborn baby?

Rita was just outside her home tying up the cow when all of a sudden the earth started shaking knocking her to the ground.

5/5/15

Nepal Earthquake: United in tragedy

It is hard to fathom that in a matter of seconds, an entire village could be turned into a heap of rubble. But that’s exactly what happened in Baruwa.

5/5/15

Syria Crisis: Rescued Love Finds a Safe Haven

Ibrahim and his wife Fatima fled their home in Idlib, Syria to Jordan and have been living in Azraq camp for only 15 days. While this is their first time in a refugee camp; life in Jordan is not completely new to Ibrahim.

5/5/15

Refugee Crisis: Two Women, a Shared Fate

Gambo and Hadja both fled Northern Nigeria with their children to seek shelter and peace in Niger. Their lives are put on hold.

5/5/15

Refugee Crisis: 40 More Mouths to Feed

More than 80 percent of refugees from Nigeria have found shelter in host families in Niger, most of them poor and chronically hungry themselves. This is an account of humbling hospitality and one woman’s strength.

5/5/15

Refugee Crisis: “Alive is better than anything else”

Fana is 17 years old. But the horrors she has lived through in Nigeria are enough for a lifetime.

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