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CARE has spokespeople available in Canada and worldwide able to discuss international humanitarian and development issues. To arrange an interview, journalists can contact:

Darcy Knoll
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Jun 13, 2017
[OTTAWA] CARE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of three new directors to its Board. Joining the Board are Paul Drager Q.C., Amy Jarek, and Sarosh Nanavati.
Jun 06, 2017
CARE Canada President and CEO Gillian Barth released the following quote in response to today's speech by Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland:  
May 29, 2017
CARE Canada welcomes the announcement of the Government of Canada’s Famine Relief Fund
May 15, 2017
(Sanaa, Yemen) - CARE is alarmed by the increase in reported cases and deaths resulting from a cholera outbreak in Yemen.
May 05, 2017
Two years since Cyclone Pam devastated Vanuatu, CARE is again preparing an emergency response as the Pacific nation braces for the strongest cyclone to hit the country s
May 05, 2017
(Bonn, Germany) From May 8 onwards, representatives from around 200 governments (including Canada), together with businesses and civil society, meet in Bonn, Germany, to prepare the next big UN climate summit (COP23) to be held at the same place in November 2017 under the preside
Mar 27, 2017
International humanitarian organization CARE condemned the killing of six aid workers in South Sudan on Saturday. The attack was the deadliest single incident on humanitarians since the conflict began in 2013.
Mar 22, 2017
The following statement is from CARE Canada President and CEO Gillian Barth in response to the release of
Mar 15, 2017
CARE welcomes the new report of the UN High Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment, launched in New York City Tueday: LEAVE NO ONE BEHIND – Taking Action for transformational Change
Mar 10, 2017
The sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from March 13-24, 2017.