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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

Nyaway Luony and Manyier Jagey and their seven children had been in Nyal, South Sudan, for three weeks when this image was taken. June 19, 2017

South Sudan through the eyes of a photojournalist

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

June 13, 2017

“Don’t Delay, Donate” Challenge!

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

June 12, 2017

Stop Famine Together Video

Watch the campaign video. June 6, 2017

Ottawa artist to help Stop Famine Together

Ottawa artist Martha Nixon to donate 50% of her sales from upcoming art show. June 2, 2017

Family waits for peace with little to sustain themselves

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. June 1, 2017

Families face two choices: flight or death

Martha Nyaliah, 80, left Leer in March because of fighting between government forces and rebels. June 1, 2017

The Top 5 Myths About Famine

Do you really know that facts about famine? Here are the top 5 myths. Video by CARE Canada. June 1, 2017

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

CARE South Sudan Country Director Fred McCray provides an update on the humanitarian crisis unfolding in South Sudan. June 1, 2017