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CARE Canada's press releases, news updates, statements and perspectives.

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Darcy Knoll
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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. 
Mar 08, 2017
As we mark International Women’s Day, CARE Canada welcomes the Government of Canada’s funding announcement in support of sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Mar 06, 2017
(OTTAWA) In advance of International Women’s Day, Madame Sophie Grégoire Trudeau will join CARE Canada’s Walk In Her Shoes event on Parliament Hill, Tuesday, M
Mar 03, 2017
After three years of brutal conflict, famine was declared in South Sudan’s Unity State, meaning thousands are dying of starvation.
Mar 01, 2017
CARE Canada is pleased that Minister of International Development and La Francophonie Marie-Claude Bibeau  will be attending the She Decides conference in Brussels on Thursday, March 2, to defend
Feb 20, 2017
Parts of South Sudan are in famine and action must be urgently taken to save lives, according to a leading food security monitoring agency.