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Jun 13

Women in war: New CARE report reveals how women are leaders in first response and recovery during armed conflict

ByCARE Australia June 13, 2024 0 comments

Badrah, 42, is a widowed mother who fled the conflict in Taiz and currently lives with her children in a Al-zelay  camp site

600 million women around the world live within 50 kilometers of a conflict zone, more than double the number it was in the 1990s. Yet our understanding of how women experience war and respond in these highly complex crises is often clouded by narratives that frame them as, at worst, invisible, or at best,…

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Jun 7

Humanitarian assistance following landslide disaster in PNG hampered by blocked roads, tribal tensions and ongoing evacuation orders

ByCARE Australia June 7, 2024 0 comments

Humanitarian assistance in Enga Province PNG, following the major landslide of 24 May, has been hampered by a lack of road access, increasing tribal tension, and a 72-hour evacuation order issued by local government this week, according to international humanitarian organisation, CARE. CARE is currently in the affected…

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May 24

Statement from CARE Australia on landslide in Enga, PNG

ByCARE Australia May 24, 2024 0 comments

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CARE Australia is saddened to confirm reports of a landslide which occurred early on Friday morning of 24 May in Enga Province, in the northern region of Papua New Guinea. The landslide which occurred at 3am PNG time in Yambali Village, took place in a remote area. Highway access near…

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May 8

Aussie mothers have access to 100x more water than mothers in Gaza

ByCARE Australia May 8, 2024 0 comments

Mothers in Australia have access to approximately 100x more water than mothers in Gaza, with the former using around 186 litres[1] of water a day, compared to 1.5 to 2 litres[2] per day in the Gaza strip. Ahead of Mother’s Day this Sunday, 12th May, CARE…

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