Food and hunger

Restarting our humanitarian response in Afghanistan

In the last week we have restarted our emergency humanitarian response in Afghanistan, where around 14 million people are currently going hungry. These numbers are increasing, fuelled by the recent instability and climate-related crises that have affected agricultural growing and harvest as well as the looming economic crisis.  

Somalia drought: Why people urgently need UK aid

A rapidly worsening drought is putting hundreds of thousands of lives at risk in Somalia and Somaliland.

Locust swarms of ‘biblical proportions’ put millions at risk of starvation

Billions of locusts are swarming fragile regions around the world, destroying crops and threatening critical food supplies for millions of people.

A better future for Balki – thanks to you

Last year, we asked you to help give children like Balki a life to live. Here’s how you have transformed her life.

UK aid in Tanzania: The power of learning by doing

Anna Latasaruaki is increasing her income through Climate Smart Agriculture training from CARE.

How climate change is hurting farmers in Mozambique

Farmers like Rosa in Mozambique face unpredictable weather, inconsistent harvests, intense heat, and killer cyclones.

Women farmers in Tanzania: We do the work, we are in charge

Rose’s farm is one of the showcase plots for the Farmers’ Field Business School - part of CARE’s UKaid-funded project.

Meet the farmers you are helping in Tanzania

Droughts one season, floods the next… Find out from farmers in Tanzania how we are helping them to learn climate-smart farming techniques.

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