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Sep 15, 2018
Typhoon Mangkhut, locally known as Ompong, brought ferocious winds and blinding rain that left infrastructure and agricultural damage to provinces in northern Philippines. Over 58,000 people have evacuated according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.
Sep 14, 2018
Over ten thousand families in the northern part of the Philippines have evacuated as Typhoon Mangkhut moves closer to land. An estimated five million people will be affected who are mostly farmers and fisherfolks.
Sep 13, 2018
The international community urgently needs to step up funding and better coordinate their efforts to support hundreds of thousands of refugees from Venezuela, warns CARE.
Sep 12, 2018
Typhoon Mangkhut (locally known as Ompong), the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines this year, continues to intensify.
Sep 07, 2018
Millions of civilians trapped in Idlib face the prospect of the greatest humanitarian catastrophe in Syria’s seven-year war, should there be a major military escalation in the country’s North West.
Aug 28, 2018
(OTTAWA) CARE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of three new directors to its Board. Joining the Board are Jocelyne Lafrenière, Michael J. McLaughlin and Anar Simpson.
Aug 22, 2018
The humanitarian crisis in Venezuela and its neighboring countries continues to deteriorate dramatically day by day as millions of Venezuelans continue to flee the country in search of safety and a better life.
Aug 16, 2018
76 aid workers killed in 2018, more than half of them in Syria
Aug 14, 2018
The international community urgently needs to step up funding to support hundreds of thousands of refugees from Venezuela, warns the aid organization CARE.
Aug 09, 2018
Exactly a week after dozens were killed in suspected mortar attacks in Yemen’s Hodeidah city, at least 20 people have died after airstrikes hit a bus in the north of the country. Many of the dead were children travelling in a bus in Sa’ada, Dahian district, near the border with Saudi Arabia.
Aug 08, 2018
Sana'a International Airport has been hit with an average of one bomb every fortnight, in the two years since it has been shut to all commercial traffic.
Aug 07, 2018
CARE International is deeply concerned about a new Ebola virus outbreak in the North East of DR Congo, risking the lives of 300,000 Congolese.
Aug 06, 2018
CARE Indonesia closely monitoring the situation / Emergency team ready to respond
Jun 29, 2018
Part of the agreement includes opening corridors for desperately needed humanitarian aid