Refugees

6/14/17

South Sudanese Women and Girls Arriving in Uganda Traumatized from Sexual Violence; in Urgent Need of Assistance

KAMPALA- (June 14, 2017) — Ahead of the ‘Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees’ on June 22-23, the poverty-fighting organization CARE warns of the alarming health and safety risks for refugee women and girls fleeing the continuous fighting and famine in South Sud

4/5/17

Joint NGO statement: NRC, SAVE, CARE, Oxfam, IRC

The international community met in Brussels on April 4-5 to discuss the Syria crisis. At the conference, ministers, international organizations, and humanitarian workers discussed supporting Syrians inside the country and those who have crossed the border to become refugees.

3/28/17

CARE: People in urgent need of life-saving assistance in Somalia yet to be reached

HARGEISA/NAIROBI (March 28, 2017) — Large areas of communities in urgent need of life-saving assistance in Somaliland and other regions of Somalia are yet to be reached by the emergency response, warns global poverty-fighting organization, CARE.  

3/15/17

Dreams of returning home to Syria

“Immediately before we fled Syria, the cost of living increased gravely. But that was not even the main reason we left. I feared for my daughters. Syria was no longer safe. There were many kidnappings and home invasions nearby. Anyone could kidnap, rape, or harm any woman.

3/6/17

New Immigration Order Still Puts Vulnerable Refugees at Risk; Threatens U.S Humanitarian Leadership, says CARE

WASHINGTON (March 6, 2017) – The humanitarian organization CARE warns that the new executive order on immigration issued today by the Trump Administration still puts the lives of vulnerable refugees at risk. The U.S.

2/9/17

CARE Applauds Court Ruling on Refugees, Launches #BetterThanTheBan Campaign

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 9, 2017) – Today the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the suspension of President Trump’s executive order on immigration, giving thousands of refugees a chance to seek the protection and life-saving services they need.

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1/27/17

CARE Statement on Executive Order on Refugees

WASHINGTON, D.C.—(January 27, 2017)-- Today on Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Trump signed an executive order which curbs a life-saving program that provides protection to the world’s most vulnerable refugees, who are predominantly women and children fleeing conflict and pe

1/20/17

Syria Crisis: No Time for Humanitarian Paralysis in the Face of Syrian Suffering

AMMAN—(January 19, 2017)-  The overwhelming scale, complexity and duration of the Syrian humanitarian catastrophe must not be allowed to frustrate efforts to reach everyone with the relief they need to survive and live with dignity.

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