Food and hunger
Niger’s forgotten war: Fleeing from violence with nowhere to go
Thousands of people, forced to flee their villages by violence on the Niger/Nigeria border, now face a hopeless situation.
El Niño: “Our family needs to be stronger than the drought”
Drought in Mozambique has made life harder for Rosina and her family than it has ever been.
El Nino: “The drought is a catastrophe for women and girls”
Mozambique has been hit by its worst drought for 35 years. A severe food shortage is taking a heavy toll, especially on women and their children.
El Nino: The worst is yet to come
For many El Niño is an abstract term, but for 40 million people in Southern Africa this weather phenomenon has very real ramifications: the worst drought in 35 years.
El Nino in Ethiopia: Providing care in a food crisis
CARE is providing food and nutrition support to young mothers, children and families in drought-hit Ethiopia.
El Nino in Malawi: Living off food aid
The drought in Malawi means 75-year old Esther Peter relies on aid agencies like CARE for food to feed her three orphaned grandchildren.
El Nino in Malawi: The last meal
“Now I sit and think what if the food runs out, what will I do for the children?”
A walk in the dry lands of Zimbabwe
CARE is using tried and tested methods, as well as the new world of technology, to help people in Zimbabwe deal with drought.