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Jun 22

CARE assisting following devastating earthquake in Afghanistan

ByCARE Australia June 22, 2022 0 comments

Statement from Dr Mohammad Anwer, Head of Health Unit, CARE Afghanistan: The powerful earthquake that struck near Khost in southeast Afghanistan early on Wednesday morning has sadly killed at least 1,000 people and injured many more. We fear that aftershocks and more landslides could cause further damage and loss of…

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May 4

Ukraine’s humanitarian response: led by women, governed by men

ByCARE Australia May 4, 2022 0 comments

New research released today by CARE International and UN Women has shown that despite women making up the majority of people using and delivering humanitarian services they are being excluded from decision making. In Ukraine, women are increasingly becoming sole heads of households and leaders in…

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Mar 18

Ukrainians drinking melted snow as water supplies cut off

ByCARE Australia March 18, 2022 0 comments

With water pipes damaged by fighting and many parts of eastern Ukraine completely cut off from water supplies, dehydrated people have resorted to drinking melted snow. The international aid organisation CARE is supporting its partner, People in Need, to send water containers into Ukraine from the Czech Republic.

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