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The Humanitarian Coalition members are taking care of basic survival needs and helping people rebuild their lives when their homes, schools and livelihoods have been devastated by a disaster. Learn more about these crises and meet people who have benefited from your support.

No place to hide – family flees to swamp

June 19, 2017

Nyaway Luony and Manyier Jagey and their seven children had been in Nyal, South Sudan, for three weeks when this image was taken.

South Sudan through the eyes of a photojournalist

June 13, 2017

Quebec photojournalist Renaud Philippe traveled to South Sudan in May 2017 to report on the situation in the war-torn and drought affected country

“Don’t Delay, Donate” Challenge!

June 12, 2017

Until June 30, 2017, donations through the Don’t Delay, Donate challenge will have double the impact.

Stop Famine Together Video

June 6, 2017

Watch the campaign video.

Ottawa artist to help Stop Famine Together

June 2, 2017

Ottawa artist Martha Nixon to donate 50% of her sales from upcoming art show.

Family waits for peace with little to sustain themselves

June 1, 2017

This South Sudanese family, with five children, arrived to one of the islands in Nyal from Mayendit less than two weeks before this image was taken.

Families face two choices: flight or death

June 1, 2017

Martha Nyaliah, 80, left Leer in March because of fighting between government forces and rebels.

The Top 5 Myths About Famine

June 1, 2017

Do you really know that facts about famine? Here are the top 5 myths. Video by CARE Canada.

Update South Sudan: 'Pushed to the brink of disaster'

June 1, 2017

CARE South Sudan Country Director Fred McCray provides an update on the humanitarian crisis unfolding in South Sudan.

Drought and famine are threatening East Africa, Northern Nigeria, and Yemen

March 10, 2017

Members of the EAA are raising the alarm and serious concern over the
unprecedented situation where drought and famine are threatening East
Africa, Northern Nigeria, and Yemen