Central African Republic

24 April 2015

World Malaria Day: Red Cross and partners continue the battle against the number one killer in the Central African Republic

A Global Fund grant means quicker access to malaria test results for anxious parents
24 April 2015

"All we are asking is for assured security so we can return home."

Hashita and her six children are still living in a camp, more than one year after violence forced them from their home in Central African Republic.
Teaching amid the gunshots in Central African Republic
9 April 2015

Teaching amid the gunshots in Central African Republic

Ongoing violence has interrupted the schooling of hundreds of thousands of children in Central African Republic
Central African Republic: Using technology to deliver immediate health care during conflict
19 March 2015

Central African Republic: Using technology to deliver immediate health care during conflict

Red Cross volunteers use mobile phones to collect malaria data quickly
Prioritizing education for children, orphaned by conflict in Central African Republic
12 March 2015

Prioritizing education for children, orphaned by conflict in Central African Republic

Caregivers dig deep to ensure schooling continues amid ongoing violence.
Distributing mosquito nets to help save lives in conflict-torn Central African Republic
7 March 2015

Distributing mosquito nets to help save lives in conflict-torn Central African Republic

Ongoing conflict has damaged the country’s health system, making it harder to combat malaria, a very preventable and treatable disease.
Desire to return home hindered by ongoing conflict in Central African Republic
23 February 2015

Desire to return home hindered by ongoing conflict in Central African Republic

Ongoing conflict has destroyed the livelihoods of many with businesses in ruins and farmers unable to tend to their crops.
Profile of vulnerable people - Felix
18 December 2014

Profile of vulnerable people - Felix

The first person we saw when we arrived into Saint Charles Lwanga camp was Felix and his large smile.
Profile of vulnerable people - Estella
18 December 2014

Profile of vulnerable people - Estella

She looks 15, but is in fact 20. Estella is breastfeeding her baby at the camp she and her family now call home.
Profile of vulnerable people - Albertine
18 December 2014

Profile of vulnerable people - Albertine

Albertine is 40. She has nine children. They all live together in Saint Charles Lwanga camp, a few kilometres outside Bangui. Albertine’s husband was killed in that same camp, almost a year ago, after their family fled violence in their community.
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