CRS is serving some of the country’s most vulnerable women and children with vital nutrition and hygiene support.
UN estimates up to 7 million could face chronic hunger and food shortages by mid-year.
We’ve been involved in school feeding programs since 1958. We not only know that kids show up more regularly when they get a meal, but also that well-fed students are better students.
Farmers can’t grow food without good soil and water—that’s why our work is increasingly focused on improving these basic elements.
Lifesaving aid improves child nutrition and eases families’ financial burdens.
Small cash transfers make big difference in how quickly survivors rebuild and rebound.
Damage estimates soar into billions as agriculture experts marshal forces to bring the invasive pest under control.
Joint Emergency Operation
Ethiopia 2015 – Present
- An average of 2.8 million served monthly
- 383,500 metric tons of food distributed
- CRS privately funded and designed a loss-prevention component
- Loss minimized to 0.0024% ($6,000) to maximize distribution
- Funded by USAID/Food For Peace
Vouchers offer food and household options to Nigerian families stressed by displacement.
Catholic Relief Services provides critical water, sanitation and hygiene support to the growing number of South Sudanese refugees in northern Uganda.