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Mar 20

Short window to prepare the world’s poorest countries for COVID-19: aid agency

By CARE Australia March 20, 2020 0 comments

The international aid agency CARE is today calling for more support for poor countries and refugee camps to prepare for coronavirus, before it’s too late. Vulnerable people urgently need clean water, soap, information on how to prevent the virus, and better health care. “Now is the time to show solidarity…

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May 3

As severe Cyclone Fani makes landfall, CARE set to respond

By CARE Australia May 3, 2019 0 comments

Cyclone Fani has made landfall along the coast of Odisha in eastern India. Nineteen districts of Odisha, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh are likely to be hit as the storm is set to intensify over the next few hours. Around 800,000 people have already been evacuated to 880 shelters, and…

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Aug 21

CARE responds as deadly floods hit Bangladesh, India and Nepal

By CARE Australia August 21, 2017 0 comments

CARE has started distributing emergency supplies to survivors of deadly floods that have hit Nepal, India and Bangladesh. The regional crisis has affected 16 million people and there are growing concerns about food shortages and disease. “This is the worst flooding in more than 100 years,” CARE’s Country Director in…

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