The Ebola virus is spreading and the crisis is quickly spiralling out of control. Help stop the spread
One year after super typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, ITV’s Mark Austin visits some of CARE’s work to see how people are rebuilding their lives.
Sierra Leone has made enormous strides in its fight against poverty over the past decade, but the Ebola virus could kill more people in the next three months than the civil war killed in ten years.
“Girls my age should be wearing school uniforms, not wedding dresses,” says Muzoon, a 16-year-old Syrian refugee who has vowed “to fight against child marriage and for education for my fellow Syrian girls”
Over 140,000 Syrians have fled across the border into Turkey in the past week. They are desperate and terrified. Many left their homes with just the clothes they were wearing; some made the journey without any shoes.
About CARE International
We fight poverty and injustice in more than 80 countries around the world to help the world’s poorest people find routes out of poverty. We also deliver emergency aid to survivors of war and natural disasters, and help people rebuild their lives in the aftermath.