Disaster Preparedness

12/15/14

CARE distributed food to villages hardest-hit by typhoon Hagupit; looking into longer-term needs of communities

MANILA- (December 15, 2014) -  A few days after typhoon Hagupit hit the Philippines, international aid agency CARE distributed food packs almost 2,000 families in badly-hit villages in Eastern Samar, in coordination with local partners.

12/4/14

Typhoon Hagupit in Philippines: CARE Prepares for Storm Impact; Ready to Respond

MANILA—(December 4, 2014)--  As Typhoon Hagupit entered the Philippines area of responsibility this morning and is expected to make landfall on Saturday in Eastern Samar, CARE and partners are preparing emergency action plans to assist potentially affected populations.

5/20/14

South Sudan Conflict: Op-ed for the Oslo Donor Conference

Three years ago, the world witnessed the birth of a new nation, as the people of South Sudan united in eager, hopeful anticipation. People sang independence songs, and a huge clock in the centre of Juba, the capital, counted down the days. Today, the picture is quite different.

Reaching Resilience Handbook

Over the last few decades, the alarming increase in both the frequency and impact of disasters has drastically affected the livelihoods of people living in both developing and developed countries.

Loaded Guns and Empty Stomachs:

Fixing a food crisis and preventing a catastrophe in South Sudan - April 2014

One Year After Typhoon Haiyan

From Emergency Aid to "Build Back Safer"