Women & Children in Emergencies

3/5/18

Cholera Outbreak in Uganda Poses Further Risk to Congolese Refugees

KAMPALA, Uganda (March 5, 2018) — Thousands of Congolese seeking refuge at settlements in southwestern Uganda are at risk of contracting cholera, warns the humanitarian aid organization CARE.

3/2/18

Shelling Prevents Aid from Entering Eastern Ghouta Despite UN Resolution Demanding That Hostilities Stop

BEIRUT, Lebanon (March 2, 2018) — Airstrikes and shelling in eastern Ghouta have prevented humanitarian aid from entering the besieged enclave and medical evacuations from leaving, according to a group of international humanitarian organizations, including

1/19/18

Myanmar Refugee Crisis: Malnourished children receive desperately needed therapeutic food

Mohammed is from a northern town in Myanmar. He is married to Jannat. As well as their one-year-old daughter, Umme, the couple have three sons aged three, four and five-years. 

The family fled violence in Myanmar and arrived in Bangladesh. 

1/18/18

Myanmar Refugee Crisis: Mother of seven flees horrific violence, husband killed

Aloma is 45-years-old. She brought her one-year-old daughter, Mufija, and nine-year-old daughter, Shumaya, to the health clinic to pick up some food. 

1/18/18

Working for peace in Yemen in 2018

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.

1/18/18

Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "I am the man of the house now"

Hossein is seven years old. He is from Myanmar. He now lives in Balukhali camp in Bangladesh with his mother and siblings. They share a shelter with another single mother family, with a small partition separating the two families.

1/18/18

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.

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