DR Congo: The quest for clean water comes closer to home November 20, 2014
Many people spend hours every day just gathering water. See how we’ve changed that for thousands of families living in a city built on lava.
DR Congo: Cash and the family goat: Sifa’s story of survival November 17, 2014
When Sifa and her children fled their home, the only thing they had to rely on was the family goat. Learn how we helped her recover what she lost.
Iraq, Syria: Helping families on the run from conflict in Syria and Iraq November 13, 2014
When you don’t know when you can return home, how do you move forward with your life? Cash assistance, rather than handouts, helps displaced families meet their varied needs — and restores some of the dignity they’ve lost.
Liberia: Report: Battling Ebola’s economic consequences November 11, 2014
Fewer jobs and lower incomes mean most Liberians don't have enough to eat. What we're doing to address the deepening food crisis.
Nepal: Testing a new way to better prepare communities for disaster November 11, 2014
In some of the most vulnerable areas, we're working through local volunteers like Hanesh to reduce their communities' risks when natural disasters strike.
Philippines: One year after Typhoon Haiyan: Progress report November 8, 2014
From emergency relief to economic support, how families in the Philippines are recovering and building a stronger future.
Philippines: Clean water for Baby Yolee's first birthday November 7, 2014
Yolee was born just hours before Typhoon Haiyan destroyed her family's home. Today, they're celebrating progress with a new source of clean water.
Lebanon, Syria: In crowded Lebanon, Syrian refugees are forced to shelter in unlikely places November 5, 2014
Lebanon is the smallest country crowded with the largest number of Syrian refugees. We're helping families prepare for winter in the abandoned buildings they've found to call home.
South Sudan: Renewed fighting threatens humanitarian efforts November 4, 2014
As the rainy season ends, violence is picking up again in South Sudan's ten-month conflict. How our staff worked to continue relief efforts when fighting erupted in Bentiu last week.
Iraq, Syria: Syrian families from Kobane find safety in Iraq October 28, 2014
After a month of fighting, many families from the besieged Syrian town have journeyed more than 500 miles to Iraq. We're helping newly arrived refugees and preparing displaced families for winter.