Emergency response

CARE featured in The Times Christmas appeal

CARE International UK has been selected by The Times as one of three charities it is raising money for this Christmas.

Drought in Zimbabwe: Getting cash for food into people’s hands

Find out how CARE is helping the poorest people in Zimbabwe to survive the drought caused by El Niño.

Diary from Syria: To live or die with dignity

An aid worker in Syria calls on the world to feel the magnitude of the Syrian people’s suffering.

Haiti hurricane: More people will die if we don’t act now

Jean-Michel Vigreux, CARE Country Director in Haiti, saw firsthand the shocking level of destruction Hurricane Matthew left in its wake.

Haiti hurricane: Help arrives but more is needed

As Haiti’s people begin to take stock of the damage, the need for humanitarian assistance is stark.

Haiti hurricane: CARE distributes emergency aid

People's stories and photos from CARE's emergency distributions in the hardest-hit south-west of Haiti.

Update from Haiti: "It's complete destruction"

CARE Haiti's country director sends an update on the impact of Hurricane Matthew on southern Haiti.

Hurricane Matthew update: Floods, landslides, torrential rain

Jean-Michel Vigreux, Country Director of CARE Haiti, sent this update on the night of 4 October, when the hurricane was passing directly over the southern peninsula of Haiti.