Refugees

1/5/16

On the Run, Once Again

Decades after fleeing their home country, more than 30,000 Somalis returned home from Yemen. They are fleeing yet another war.

1/4/16

Dream Child Refugee

As CARE’s community development officer at Al-Azraq camp for Syrian refugees, this is my first experience working at such a camp. I have been shocked to witness the amount of pain and suffering the refugees live through.

12/31/15

ABC7: New CARE Packages aim to help Syrian Refugees this Winter

Michelle Nunn, CARE’s President and CEO, was quoted in this recent story from ABC 7, San Francisco’s ABC affiliate, about Syrian refugees and CARE’s original CARE Package.  Nunn said, “The CA

11/23/15

Fox News.com: CEO’s of Humanitarian Orgs Say “Let’s show Syrian refugees the promise of America”

Michelle Nunn, CARE president and CEO, and five other leaders of humanitarian organizations, urge Americans to assist Syrian refugees who remain in the Middle East and provide safe haven to those who feel compelled to lead on

11/13/15

G20 leaders – A Marshall Plan is needed to pull Syria’s neighbors back from the brink

The coalition, made up of international NGOs, international political and labor leaders and the global campaigning organisation Avaaz, called on leaders meeting directly across the water from Syria to commit to a plan that provides robust support to Syria’s neighbors who have hosted the vast majo

10/23/15

Syrian Refugee Crisis: Birth from the womb of death

A week ago, all alone and in labor, Mariam, 37, rushed herself to the hospital to give birth to her tiny daughter, Aya. With her relatives and husband in Syria, Mariam has had few people to rely upon for helping cover expensive medical services or running  household errands.

10/21/15

Refugee Crisis: CARE Warns of Life-threatening and Deteriorating Conditions in the Balkans

BELGRADE/SERBIAN-CROATIAN BORDER (Oct. 21, 2015) — The situation is deteriorating rapidly for refugees and migrants in the Balkans.

9/25/15

Amar is a Stateless Child: A Visit with Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

I recently met a young child I’ll never forget. Her name is Amar. To me she represents both the tragedy and the hope of Syrian refugees who have fled their homes in search of a better life.

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