Emergency

2/20/16

Cyclone Winston: Catastrophic storm tears through Fiji, CARE ready to respond

FIJI-(February 20, 2016)—Tropical Cyclone Winston slammed into Fiji making it the most powerful to ever hit the island. CARE is ready to respond after the storm was upgraded to category five, triggering evacuations across Fiji’s main island Viti-Levu.

2/16/16

A Woman Leader and Her Community’s Journey to Disaster Resilience

“All of the houses in my village were destroyed in a snap. As in we nearly lost everything.”

2/16/16

A Woman in Action: Stepping Up for Resilience

It was a sunny morning in the laid-back village of Plaridel in the town of Dagami, Leyte. People started entering a small community chapel to attend CARE’s Community Risk Assessment training.

2/12/16

CARE response to “cessation of hostilities” in Syrian conflict

CARE: “Cessation of hostilities” welcome, but at what price?

2/10/16

CARE mobilizing aid as civilians flee advancing military, airstrikes in north and south

AMMAN (February 10, 2016): CARE, the global humanitarian organization, is mobilizing additional supplies to assist civilians trapped in the on-going conflict in Syria, which has escalated in recent weeks with military advances on major centers held by opposition forces. 

2/8/16

Extreme poverty Skyrockets to 88 Percent in southern Syria, according to “Forgotten South” Report

CARE, NRC and RFSAN (FAO, iMMAP) release “The Forgotten South: Food Security and Livelihoods in southern Syria”

2/4/16

CARE applauds additional U.S. assistance to the Syria Crisis; more sustainable solutions needed for the region

WASHINGTON- (February 4, 2016)- World leaders convened in London today to focus on finding solutions and making more than $10 billion in commitments to support Syrians affected by the five-year ongoing war in Syria. The U.S.

2/2/16

There will always be a solution as long as we have food

Collective savings and access to loans have helped a group of women in Ethiopia cope longer with the ongoing drought, but now resources are running out.

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