CARE is there to help people when they need it most
We are one of the world’s leading humanitarian agencies, delivering life-saving assistance wherever and whenever disaster strikes.
Emergency in Yemen
Intense conflict in Yemen has created a massive humanitarian crisis – a staggering 80% of the population are in urgent need of assistance.
We’ve already helped more than 750,000 people – but millions more are in urgent need of help in this huge and ongoing humanitarian crisis.
Hundreds of thousands of Nepal’s people have lost everything in the earthquakes and need help to recover and rebuild.
Driven out by conflict and hunger, millions of people live in fear of being unable to feed and protect themselves and their families.
Every year, CARE responds to over 30 emergencies around the world. Find out more about some of the places where we’re helping people right now.
How we work in emergencies
We respond quickly when emergencies arise, make sure help gets to those who need it most, and support people to recover and rebuild afterwards.
Recovery and rebuilding
Find out more about past emergency responses, from recent emergencies such as the Ebola crisis, to previous disasters including the Indian Ocean tsunami.