by Holly Frew, CARE USA
Life as a refugee is a life in waiting. They are safe from violence but their lives are on hold. They...
Small talk can be difficult with someone who lives in Yemen.
Questions about family often turn to dead relatives.
Talk about a bad...
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How much does it cost to save a life?
When a loved one passes away, you may rhetorically ask relatives and friends how much was this person’s life worth? “Millions, billions, or trillions?” Life is priceless; no amount of money can Read More
Women Must be at the Center of Ebola Response
Today a major international donor conference is taking place in Brussels to plan the rebuilding of Ebola hit countries. Having just recently returned from Sierra Read More
Don’t Touch: Life in Ebola Stricken Sierra Leone
“Don’t touch.” I hear this slogan over and over again here in Sierra Leone. I am on a visit with my colleagues from CARE Sierra Leone and our regional office for Western Africa to meet Read More
Girls Lead the Way in Cambodia
In ethnic minority communities in Cambodia’s remote northeast province of Ratanakiri, heavy housework demands and classes taught in a language that children did not understand led to a large Read More
CARE In the Kurdistan Region of Iraq
CARE and our local partners are supporting displaced families in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq as they struggle through the cold winter months.
The refugees that have sought Read More
Empowering Girls in the 21st Century
In a continuously shifting 21st century climate, with burgeoning youth demographics, changing geopolitical and local dynamics â how can we advance youth and children's rights to empowerment and Read More
Malawi: Recounting the Loss From Flood Disaster
Mathews Damiano hails from Brighton village in traditional authority Mbenje in Nsanje. The devastating effects of floods that hit Nsanje district did Read More
Malawi: A Story of Loss
At Nyachilenda campsite we met Grace Lawrence, a 20-year old woman from Nyachikanda village, traditional authority Ndamera in Nsanje. She and her Read More
Linking communities through social media: Experiences from the IGATE project in Zimbabwe
Working across 467 schools can be a challenge.Â When those schools are scattered across rural areas of Zimbabwe, the complexities grow even larger.Â In addressing the challenge, the IGATE Read More
CARE in Cuba: Much Hope for the Future
On December 19, just two days after presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro made the historic announcement of talks to normalize relations between Cuba Read More