Women & Children in Emergencies


A daily struggle to survive in Yemen

Noor*, 25, lives in a small village in northwest Yemen. Noor, as millions of people in Yemen, struggles on a daily basis to survive.


Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "I make sure my children get what they need, then I feed myself"

Johara is 27-years-old. 

She currently lives with her husband and children in a makeshift shelter in Balukhali camp in Bangladesh. She is from the western part of Myanmar but fled violence. 


Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "Not having any drinking water is the hardest thing"

Kulsoma lives in a makeshift shelter in Unchiprang refugee settlement. 


My Wish List for Yemen

CARE Yemen Communications Assistant Hind Abbas remembers better days in Yemen and shares her hopes for the future.



Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "This baby girl has been born into this suffering"

Miamuna is 18-years-old. She is living in a makeshift shelter in Gumdum informal settlement with her baby daughter (not yet named) and her husband Mohammed.


Overcoming fear: A mother finds peace in reuniting with family

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.


Rebuilding a life from the ashes

"They came with their gasoline and their matches."



Finding strength amid the horror

How access to healthcare and family planning is helping Hadiza regain control after losing so much