CARE Yemen Communications Assistant Abdulhakim Al-Ansi recounts his experience returning to Yemen since war broke out in his country and his hopes for the future.
Noor*, 25, lives in a small village in northwest Yemen. Noor, as millions of people in Yemen, struggles on a daily basis to survive.
Lami Mahamadou is a 35-year-old mother of six. She had everything in life. Her husband, Issa Adamu, was a fisherman who made sure she never missed anything. She was living life to the fullest.
Ibtisam Shahid*, 35, is a mother of seven who lived in Nigeria, in a town not far from the border with Niger. She used to be a businesswoman, selling water, food, and small products. She had a few employees who helped her sell her items in the street.
Hodu is a mother of three small children and lives in Oodweyne village in Burao in Somaliland. Her family lost each of their 20 goats and sheep during the drought — a critical loss.
“Worst conditions I have seen” in 20 years of working with refugees, says country director
The United Nations says it threatens to be the worst humanitarian crisis since 1945 but chances are you haven’t heard much about it. About 20 million people are at risk of starvation across four countries, mostly in Africa.
This 12 page summary provides selected highlights from some of CARE's ongoing food and nutrition security work.
Update on CARE's Response to Typhoon Haiyan
This paper briefly summarizes our analyses, options and directions on food resources and spending on food aid.
CARE has responded to drought and food insecurity in the Horn of Africa with aid to approximately 2.8 million people.
We are beginning to see the results of our efforts in promoting, protecting and supporting optimal infant and young child feeding.
Many of the health services delivered to poor rural families come from community health volunteers or extension agents.
Lack of nutritious food is a barrier to health and wellbeing for the most vulnerable, poor and marginalized people in the world.
In the year since the United Nations declared a famine in parts of Somalia, much has been accomplished.
Baseline Assessment of Community-Identified Vulnerabilities among Syrian Refugees living in Irbid, Madaba, Mufraq, and Zarqa
Undernourished pregnant women have higher reproductive risks, including death during or following childbirth.