Women & Children in Emergencies

7/25/14

CARE Warns of Colossal Strain on Medical Services in Gaza as Hospitals Struggle to Cope with Casualties

Aid workers from the humanitarian aid agency CARE are warning of the colossal strain on medical services and hospitals in Gaza as the violence there continues.

7/18/14

CARE Mobile Health Teams to Provide Care for Pregnant Women and Vulnerable Families in Gaza

Jerusalem — CARE and its partners are preparing to provide emergency mobile health teams to serve people affected by the violence in Gaza. Needs are particularly high for pregnant women and for those who can’t travel to hospitals or medical clinics.

7/9/14

Aid effort to avert South Sudan famine in jeopardy

Aid agencies face closure of projects as money fails to arrive

6/17/14

South Sudan: CARE Warns about Rising Malnutrition Rates

Continuing conflict and start of rainy season put women and their children at risk of starvation

5/20/14

Report: CARE warns of a growing scourge of sexual violence against women and girls in South Sudan conflict

OSLO, Norway  – As the world’s donors and governments gather in Olso, Norway tomorrow to discuss how best to respond to the conflict and looming food crisis in South Sudan, CARE International warns of a wave of sexual violence that is worsening as the emergency in the country dee

5/20/14

South Sudan Conflict: Op-ed for the Oslo Donor Conference

Three years ago, the world witnessed the birth of a new nation, as the people of South Sudan united in eager, hopeful anticipation. People sang independence songs, and a huge clock in the centre of Juba, the capital, counted down the days. Today, the picture is quite different.

4/29/14

CNN - Letters of Hope

The world's largest refugee camp – Dadaab in Kenya – is some three thousand kilometers from the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. But children in the two camps have been united through the power of pen and paper.

4/28/14

CARE Joins Multi-Agency Effort to Aid Families Affected by Conflict

PAGAK, South Sudan – Nyakoang Rieka set out from her village in the afternoon.

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