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Sep 20

One person dying of hunger every four seconds, humanitarian organisations estimate

ByCARE Australia September 20, 2022 0 comments

As world leaders gather for the United Nations General Assembly, 238 civil society organisations demand urgent action to save lives now. With one person estimated to be dying of hunger every four seconds,¹ 238 local and international non-governmental organisations are calling on leaders gathering at the 77th UN General Assembly…

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Sep 1

Pakistan floods: women and girls most at risk as recovery predicted to take years

ByCARE Australia September 1, 2022 0 comments

Catastrophic flooding in Pakistan has affected more than 33 million people, and the international aid organisation CARE is warning that women and girls will be most at risk in the weeks and months to come. The floods have created a humanitarian crisis, with more than 1,000 people killed and widespread…

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Aug 15

Afghan women bearing the brunt of food shortages, research shows

ByCARE Australia August 15, 2022 0 comments

Afghanistan’s hunger crisis has gotten significantly worse over the past year, and new research by the international aid agency CARE confirms women are faring the worst.  Women reported eating less than other household members because there was not enough food to…

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Jul 9

Veto at UN shuts down vital aid lifeline for Syrians

ByCARE Australia July 9, 2022 0 comments

A statement from CARE International on the Syria cross-border resolution vote CARE International strongly condemns the use of a veto on a humanitarian resolution in the UN Security Council on Friday which resulted in the Council’s failure to renew the cross-border resolution that ensured humanitarian assistance reaches people in critical need…

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