Emergency response

DEC appeal: What is it like in refugee camps right now?

CARE’s Zia Choudhury describes the situation on the ground in refugee camps in Bangladesh – and why the DEC emergency appeal is so important.

Myanmar refugee crisis: CARE distributes hot food

CARE Bangladesh has been distributing cooked food to over 3,500 people, especially women and children, living in different makeshift camps.

Ayesha’s story: “Please help us”

It was a regular, everyday morning in Ayesha’s village in Myanmar. Suddenly, they were running for their lives.

Myanmar refugee crisis: Women and children need help

Women and children we spoke to in Balukhali refugee camp tell us they are in a desperate situation.

Myanmar refugee crisis: Fleeing from violence into chaos

More than 400,000 people who have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar are facing desperate conditions in refugee camps.

A journey across drought-affected South Sudan and Somalia

Read how CARE (with funding from the DEC and UKaid) is helping people affected by drought in East Africa.

Hurricane Irma survivors: Everything is beneath rubble

What is it like to experience a hurricane like Irma? This is what some of the affected people told us.

Nepal floods: “I’m afraid that I will lose my child”

Ishwori Rana describes how CARE has helped her family following the floods in Nepal.