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Jan 13

CARE ready to respond to Philippines’ Taal Volcano

By CARE Australia January 13, 2020 0 comments

On Sunday afternoon the Taal Volcano, located 70km from the Philippines’ capital, Manila, had a steam driven explosion. It has since been in a period of unrest, resulting to 75 volcanic earthquakes as of 5am Monday local time. The government of Batangas province has declared a state of calamity and…

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Feb 22

The humanitarian crises you probably haven’t heard of

By CARE Australia February 22, 2019 0 comments

Aid organisation CARE International has released its annual Suffering in Silence report, highlighting the 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of the past year. Hunger and food insecurity dominate the list, with Haiti’s food crisis receiving the least international media coverage of the crises monitored by the report authors. While…

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Sep 13

Typhoon Mangkhut to hit the Philippines, CARE on standby to respond

By CARE Australia September 13, 2018 0 comments

Typhoon Mangkhut is intensifying to the equivalent of a category 5 Atlantic hurricane, as the Philippines braces for the strongest typhoon to hit the region this year. Local authorities have warned people to prepare for storm surges, landslides and flashfloods…

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