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16 Mar 2012 description

The Infant & Young Child Nutrition (IYCN) Project's Final Report "Our global efforts to prevent malnutrition during the first 1,000 days" has been released.

The report summarizes the IYCN Project's accomplishments and offers recommendations for building on IYCN's maternal, infant, and young child nutrition programming that spanned 16 countries over the past five years.

10 Oct 2007 description
report CARE

CARE International staff throughout Africa are on high alert as torrential rains and flooding affect large parts of the continent.

United Nation's agencies estimate that more than a million people have been affected by flooding as torrential rain batters over 20 countries stretching from East to West Africa. Countries such as Ghana and Uganda are experiencing unusually high rainfall.

21 Sep 2007 description
report CARE

Geneva, September 21, 2007- Torrential rains battering a broad band of land stretching from East to West Africa have caused major flooding, affecting millions of people across the continent and triggering CARE's emergency response. CARE staff in Uganda, Ghana, Ethiopia and Mali are responding and/or assessing community needs in the affected areas, coordinating its activities with government agencies and other non-governmental associations.

20 Sep 2007 description
report CARE

CARE staff throughout Africa are on high alert as a result of the torrential rains and flooding that is affecting large parts of the continent. United Nation agencies estimate that close to one million people might be affected in across a broad band of land stretching from East to West Africa. Many more may be at risk if the rains continue past the end of the rainy season and hit areas that have so far escaped the floods.

CARE staff in Ethiopia, Uganda, Ghana and Mali are responding or assessing community needs in Ethiopia, Uganda and Ghana.

18 Sep 2007 description
report CARE

Les équipes de CARE en Afrique sont en alerte maximale, conséquence des pluies torrentielles et des inondations qui affectent plusieurs pays du continent. Les agences des Nations Unies estiment à près d'un million le nombre de personnes affectées par ces catastrophes naturelles.

18 Sep 2007 description
report CARE

CARE International staff throughout Africa are on high alert as a result of the torrential rains and flooding that is affecting large parts of the continent.

United Nation agencies estimate that close to one million people might be affected in across a broad band of land stretching from East to West Africa.