Refugees

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.

9/22/15

CARE Extends Help to Refugees in the Balkans

CROATIA (September 22, 2015) — The international aid organization CARE has expanded its assistance for refugees crossing into Serbia and Croatia, hoping to make their way into the EU.

9/22/15

Reflecting on The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Will We Know Their Names?

After I accepted my new role as president and CEO of CARE, my Aunt Betty, who is a very young 80, responded with delight and shared a story I had never heard before.

9/17/15

CNN iReport: Trapped at the Serbian/Hungarian Border

On Sept. 17, Hungarian police fired water cannons and tear gas on refugees trying to cross a newly reinforced Serbian/Hungarian border.

9/15/15

New York Times: Charities Say U.S. Should Take Tens of Thousands of Syrians

Nick Osborne, CARE’s vice president for international programs, told The New York Times that it was “important to look beyond the numbers” of disp

9/14/15

Syrian Refugees: CARE Calls for Action to Address Causes of Crisis

Severe funding shortfalls for humanitarian assistance in the Middle East force more Syrians to leave for Europe.

9/14/15

Syrian Refugee Crisis: I focus on surviving

Rami, 17, is fleeing from Syria to Germany. In Serbia, he talked to CARE-staff Ninja Taprogge about his journey, the war in his home country and his hopes for the future.

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