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South Sudan: We won’t give up on you

In all my 16 years as a humanitarian aid worker, I have never seen anything like the violence that besieged Juba, South Sudan, last month. It started on a Thursday night with...


South Sudan: “Who will treat us when you leave?”

“When fighting breaks out, it is the pregnant women and children who suffer the most.” This is what Angelina tells me, a mother who had come for a prenatal visit to one of...


Sowing Seeds of Change

Twenty five years ago, Moira Eknes from CARE Norway arrived in the Sahel desert to plant trees in a remote region of Niger, West Africa. She couldn’t have known just what...


Message from the President and CEO

Never in our history has CARE been so well positioned to deliver scaled and lasting change in the world’s poorest communities. And it’s because compassionate, committed...


Village Savings and Loan Lend a Ray of Hope for North Kivu, DRC

A few years ago, life was not so good for Kavira* - a 32 year old mother of five children. They were living on their own after being abandoned by their father four years ago.


How a women’s organization ignites hope after Haiyan

“It was our first time to grow and sell medicinal herbs. And we didn’t expect it would change our lives.”