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Aug 8

New development policy a welcome step, in a longer journey

ByCARE Australia August 8, 2023 0 comments

Delivering the new aid policy requires a new aid architecture, says CARE Australia CARE Australia has today welcomed the Federal Government’s new international development policy as a long-awaited step forward for Australia’s aid program. But the aid agency says the government must do more to immediately meet…

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Apr 6

Deadly cholera pandemic threatens millions of pregnant and breastfeeding women

ByCARE Australia April 6, 2023 0 comments

Cholera has been moving fast from country to country since the beginning of the year, driven by a dangerous mix of climate change, related disasters, and conflict. A new analysis by the international aid agency CARE, ahead of World Health Day, shows that this alarming spread primarily affects countries with…

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Apr 5

10 million people in Congo urgently need aid amidst increased violence

ByCARE Australia April 5, 2023 0 comments

Joint release from CARE, Oxfam and the Danish Refugee Council: Renewed violent clashes involving non-state armed groups have exacerbated the hunger and protection crises in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), leaving 10 million people in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, warned Oxfam, CARE International and the Danish Refugee…

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Mar 22

CARE statement on latest warning from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

ByCARE Australia March 22, 2023 0 comments

The UN’s climate science body, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), has released it’s latest report, which is being called a ‘final warning’ for avoiding irrevocable damage to the world from greenhouse gas emissions. Marek Soanes, Climate Justice Lead at CARE Australia, said: “The latest report from the IPCC…

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