Emergency response

Uganda refugee crisis: Five things you need to know

Uganda is experiencing the largest refugee crisis in Africa. Find out what, why, where – and how CARE is helping.

Somalia: “I must survive for my children to survive”

CARE is providing emergency help to starving children and their mothers, like Nasteexo, in Bosaso, Somalia.

Niger: Helping children fleeing from violence

CARE is helping refugee children fleeing from violence in Nigeria, providing regular meals and helping them overcome trauma.

CARE in Iraq: Helping women and families rebuild their lives

CARE is providing long-term help to thousands of families displaced by sectarian violence in Iraq.

After the earthquakes: A journey towards safe motherhood in Nepal

A photo story from Uhiya village, Nepal, where CARE is helping to construct a new health post after the earthquake.

Yemen crisis: "We were dying of hunger"

People describe how the war in Yemen has left them dependent on humanitarian assistance just to survive.

Syria crisis: Helping refugees in Turkey start to smile again

Read how CARE helps refugees when they arrive in Turkey after fleeing from the violence in Syria.

Somalia: "We help one another" - but people are still dying

A drive across 700km of desert shows the scale of the catastrophe unfolding now for Somalia's people.