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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.

Ottawa school helps Stop Famine Together

For students at Cairine Wilson Secondary School in Ottawa, it was also a time to raise awareness of the hunger crisis affecting more than 20 million people in parts of Africa and Yemen. June 30, 2017

Aid reaching those in need

Humanitarian aid is reaching hundreds of thousands of people affected by drought and conflict in parts of Africa and Yemen. June 30, 2017

Shelters provide a sense of normalcy for refugees

CLWR has been providing shelters for South Sudanese refugees in Uganda since 2015.

June 20, 2017

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