Press Releases

Nov 24, 2015
CARE has been working to support people affected by the crisis in Syria since July 2012. Our emergency programming has reached more than 1.4 million people in Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Egypt and inside Syria.
Nov 18, 2015
(OTTAWA) CARE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Kenneth Sunquist as its new chair o
Nov 17, 2015
Gift in addition to $500,000 received from Foundation in 2014 towards Canadians Care campaign
Nov 14, 2015
A global coalition today called on G20 leaders to develop a Middle East Recovery Plan to pull Syria's neighbours back from the brink after more than four years of conflict.
Nov 09, 2015
The international community must agree to a bold new deal for Syria’s refugees if it is serious about tackling the largest humanitarian crisis since World War II, seven aid agencies warned today in a new report.
Nov 06, 2015
(JAKARTA) International humanitarian organization CARE is preparing to respond as more than 43 million people have been affected by a haze from fires burning across Indonesia.
Nov 05, 2015
(Kabul) Following joint assessments to identify the worst hit areas by the 7.5 magnitude earthquake on October 26th, CARE started delivering emergency relief assistance Tuesday to affected families.
Oct 30, 2015
CARE Canada is pleased to announce it has received new funding to support flood-affected communities in Benin through the Canadian Humanitarian Assistance Fund (CHAF).
Oct 26, 2015
(Kabul): A powerful earthquake struck northern Afghanistan Monday afternoon, with tremors felt as far as Pakistan and India. Afghans in Kabul say it is the strongest earthquake they have experienced.
Oct 23, 2015
Having gotten through the heavy rains of the monsoon in temporary shelters, 2.8 million people in Nepal are soon to face freezing temperatures with the onset of winter.
Oct 20, 2015
CARE was pleased to see critical issues of foreign policy take a leading role in this extended campaign, particularly how this country can better support the increasing number of refugees.
Oct 17, 2015
(Manila, The Philippines) Typhoon Koppu (locally known as “Lando”) has maintained its strength as it approaches Northern Philippines with maximum sustained winds of 150 kph near the centre and gustiness of up to 185 kph.
Oct 15, 2015
(OTTAWA) As the world focuses on conflicts in Syria, Yemen and elsewhere, CARE is warning a series of new food crises loom that will stretch the capacity of humanitarian agencies even further.
Oct 03, 2015
CARE extends its deepest sympathies to the family members and colleagues of those killed inside a Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital hit during air attacks in Kunduz, Afghanistan today.
Oct 05, 2015
“Vows of Poverty” report identifies countries where more girls marry before age 18 than enroll in secondary school; CARE calls for greater support of adolescent girls to mark International Day of the Girl.
Sep 23, 2015
CARE has expanded its assistance for refugees crossing into Serbia and Croatia, hoping to make their way into the EU.
Sep 04, 2015
The death of Alan Kurdi in the sea between Turkey and Greece this week is the latest, most visible tragedy of a crisis that has caused millions of individual tr
Aug 18, 2015
On Aug. 19, World Humanitarian Day is meant to honour the efforts of aid workers worldwide and remember those who have tragically lost their lives fulfilling this humanitarian imperative.
Aug 14, 2015
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