#Humanitarian Assistance

  • Article: How This Global Nonprofit Is Fighting COVID-19 in Some of the World's Most Challenging Places

    How This Global Nonprofit Is Fighting COVID-19 in Some of the World's Most Challenging Places

    By Helen Lock|July 2, 2020

    The CEO of CARE spoke with Global Citizen about tackling the virus in war-torn countries. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Is Increasing Child Marriage Rates in Yemen: UN

    COVID-19 Is Increasing Child Marriage Rates in Yemen: UN

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 26, 2020

    Families experiencing economic hardship are more likely to resort to the harmful practice. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Looms in Madagascar After Torrential Rains Displace More Than 100,000 People

    Hunger Looms in Madagascar After Torrential Rains Displace More Than 100,000 People

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 31, 2020

    The floods have destroyed roads, schools, houses, farms, and livestock. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry Champions Landmine Clearing in Angola, Following in His Mother's Footsteps

    Prince Harry Champions Landmine Clearing in Angola, Following in His Mother's Footsteps

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 18, 2019

    "Let's not forget, land mines are a humanitarian issue and not a political one." Read more

  • Article: UN May Suspend Aid to Yemen After Rebels Steal Food Donations

    UN May Suspend Aid to Yemen After Rebels Steal Food Donations

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 21, 2019

    With food aid not reaching Yemen’s needy, the UN threatens to pull out of rebel-controlled areas. Read more

  • Article: Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 5, 2019

    And 4.9 million people in the region may soon need humanitarian assistance. Read more

  • Article: South Sudanese Families Separated by War Are Finally Being Reunited

    South Sudanese Families Separated by War Are Finally Being Reunited

    From Voice of America|March 26, 2019

    Residents are trying to rebuild their families and locate people who disappeared. Read more

  • Article: Rescue and Relief Efforts Underway in Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

    Rescue and Relief Efforts Underway in Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

    From Voice of America|March 22, 2019

    Cyclone Idai is one of the most destructive storms to hit Southern Africa in decades. Read more