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CARE honors Three Syrian women with ‘Deliver Lasting Change’ Award

WASHINGTON-(May 3, 2016)- CARE presented today its annual “Deliver Lasting Change Award” to three Syrian women to recognize their dedication serving on the humanitarian...


Newly Created “CARE Action” to Drive Stronger Engagement of CARE Advocates

More robust advocacy network offers members new tools and resources to deepen their impact on global poverty


Ecuador earthquake: Over 700 aftershocks leave people in fear

QUITO—(April 29, 2016)-- After a massive earthquake that rocked Ecuador on April 16, more than 720,000 people are in need of immediate assistance. Over 700 aftershocks and a...


NGOs and faith groups to Obama & Putin: Hope is crumbling on your watch, save Syria’s ceasefire

"Violence across Syria has escalated alarmingly, reportedly claiming a life on average every 25 minutes in the past 48 hours. We cannot stand by in the face of this...


South Sudan: Opposition leader’s return is chance to turn suffering into success

JUBA, South Sudan—(April 26, 2016)-- As a key part of a peace agreement signed in August 2015, opposition leader Riek Machar has returned to South Sudan, which could bring...


One year after Nepal earthquake: Urgent need to accelerate reconstruction

KATHMANDU- (April 25, 2016)- One year after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on April 25, reconstruction efforts need to be accelerated, urges international...


Ecuador quake: Displaced earthquake survivors at risk of Zika Virus; CARE providing clean water and shelter

QUITO (April 21, 2016) — After a powerful earthquake hit Ecuador on Saturday, CARE International is supporting affected survivors with water, emergency shelter and disease...


CARE Champions the Senate’s Passage of Global Food Security Act

The GFSA will ensure that smallholder farmers, particularly women, are empowered to feed their families and communities.


Earthquake in Ecuador

Hundreds dead and death toll likely to rise ATLANTA — (April 17, 2016) A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Ecuador on Saturday killing more than 250 people and injuring...


Southern Africa drought threatens humanitarian catastrophe, warn aid agencies

MAPUTO, Mozambique—(April 14, 2016) – On April 12th Mozambique issued a "red alert" and Malawi declared a state of national disaster in response to severe food shortages...