Cyclone Idai one year later

IN Mozambique, CARE is helping people rebuild their lives after the devastation of Cyclone Idai in March 2019

CARE has helped more than 300,000 people affected by cyclone Idai—one of the worst tropical cyclones on record to affect Africa and the Southern Hemisphere.

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Nepal Earthquake: View from the ground

The following is a transcript from Santosh Sharma, CARE’s Emergency response coordinator in Nepal the morning of April 26: Right now, almost all the people in the Kathmandu Valley are outside their house because we’re still experiencing aftershocks – two of them were more than magnitude 5. People are afraid to go inside their homes.…

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Nepal: ‘Is there going to be another earthquake?’

Written by Grishma Raj Aryal, CARE Nepal Communications Officer in Kathmandu The second earthquake hit this afternoon, and everybody started screaming. Everyone is afraid that there is going to be another, stronger earthquake. My nieces and nephews keep asking us, “Is there going to be another earthquake? Are we going to die?” We tell them…

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Shelter from the storm: Rebuilding after Typhoon Haiyan

Written by Suzanne Charest, communications director for CARE Canada. She travelled to the Philippines to support CARE’s response to Typhoon Haiyan. A banner across the town hall building in typhoon-hit Albuera reads: “Hard pressed but not crushed, struck down but not destroyed, perplexed but not hopeless, thank you very much for your wholehearted help.” On…

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The journey to resilience after Haiyan

Written by: Dennis Amata, Information & Communications Manager, CARE Philippines “All of the houses in my village were destroyed in a snap. We nearly lost everything.” This was what Analita Garcela shared when asked about her experience when super typhoon Haiyan smashed its way through Central Philippines on November 8, 2013. Analita, 47, is the…

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