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New report: 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2016

 17th Jan 2017    Global

CARE highlights ten neglected humanitarian crises around the world in latest report

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Balkans and Greece: Stranded refugees face freezing temperatures

 12th Jan 2017    Many

Stranded refugees in the Balkans and Greece face freezing temperatures and are in urgent need of assistance, warns the international aid organization CARE

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Southern Africa enters peak of hunger crisis

 10th Jan 2017    Many

Millions face hunger in Southern Africa as the hunger crisis enters its peak, warns the humanitarian aid organization CARE. The worst drought in 35 years has a continuous, devastating impact on the lives of 40 million people who are in urgent need of food assistance.

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Hurricane Matthew: Three months later, Haiti at risk of a food crisis

 4th Jan 2017    Haiti

When Hurricane Matthew slammed into the Southern peninsula of Haiti, it destroyed the majority of crops and livestock. Three months later, there are 800,000 people in urgent need of food assistance leaving the country at risk of a food crisis, warns CARE.

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CARE prepares for typhoon Nock-ten, ready to respond if needed

 23rd Dec 2016    Philippines

Nock-ten is expected to make landfall on Christmas Day

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Syria: Passage of Security Council Resolution is a first step, real test will be implementation

 20th Dec 2016    Syria

CARE cautiously welcomes the resolution approved unanimously by the UN Security Council today and calls for its immediate and full implementation.

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CARE calls for urgent assistance to evacuees from Aleppo

 15th Dec 2016    Syria

CARE welcomes the announcement of a new ceasefire in Aleppo this morning. For the sake of the civilians, we ask the parties to make sure that this ceasefire lasts for much longer than just a few hours. There have been many disappointments over promises made during the past few days ...

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Joint NGO statement ahead of the European Council of 15 December 2016: EU leaders can save lives this winter if they change migration policies

 14th Dec 2016    Syria

This week, European leaders meet in Brussels to discuss, amongst other things, progress on the EU-Turkey deal, the reform of the European asylum system, solidarity and responsibility sharing, and cooperation with countries of origin and transit.

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Aleppo: It is unacceptable to block action to save civilians until after atrocities have occured

 14th Dec 2016    Syria

CARE welcomes the announcement of cessation of hostilities in Aleppo and the evacuation of civilians. However we are concerned by reports of delays to the evacuation which was scheduled to begin at 3am GMT this morning, and are receiving reports of resumed shelling in the area.

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Aleppo: CARE international denounces the massacre of civilians and the continued failure of the international community

 13th Dec 2016    Syria

CARE continues to be horrified by the situation in Aleppo. Our team is receiving urgent pleas from our humanitarian colleagues and partners in Syrian NGOs to receive assistance and evacuate the citizens of East Aleppo.

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