Disaster Preparedness

2/12/18

As Cyclone Gita Intensifies Near Tonga, CARE prepares to respond

NUKU’ALOFA, Tonga (Feb. 12, 2018) — As Cyclone Gita intensifies to a possible Category 5 storm, Pacific island Tonga braces for the worst tropical cyclone to hit the region in almost two years.

9/5/17

And the Rains Came Down

What's Next When Your Entire Family is Taken From You?

9/5/17

A Solid Foundation: Building stronger and safer houses for typhoons

As typhoon season in the Philippines approaches, people living in rural areas begin to worry. n the remote and agriculture-dependent village of Balagan in Santo Nino, Cagayan, the people have a different response.

5/5/17

Cyclone Donna: CARE Prepares To Respond In Vanuatu

VANUATU (May 5, 2017) — CARE, the global poverty-fighting organization, is preparing an emergency response in Vanuatu as the Pacific nation braces for the strongest cyclone to hit the country since Cyclone Pam in 2015.

2/15/17

CARE preparing for the worst as Tropical Cyclone Dineo expected to lash Mozambique

MAPUTO (February 15, 2017) — The global humanitarian organization CARE is mobilizing emergency relief supplies to respond to Tropical Cyclone Dineo, which is expected to be upgraded to a Category Two system in southern Mozambique.

1/17/17

New report: 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2016

CARE highlights ten neglected humanitarian crises around the world in latest report

10/3/16

Hurricane Matthew: CARE prepares to respond to potentially devastating storm in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE—(October 3, 2016)--As powerful Hurricane Matthew barrels toward Haiti, CARE is preparing to respond to this potentially devastating storm with clean drinking water, food assistance and emergency supplies such as tarps for shelter, blankets and hygiene kits.

8/15/16

Volunteering during times of drought

Joaquina and Relia have been neighbors in a little village close to Funhalouro in the Southeast of Mozambique for many years. The two friends spend hours to fetch water every day. Their village has no running water, no electricity and the nearest hospital is hours away.

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