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5/14/15

Nepal Earthquake: A Grandmother’s Dream of Educating her Granddaughter

“When I grow up, I want to be a teacher and educate the people of my community”, said 8-year-old Riddhima from Macchegaon Village. Her grandmother, Ashamaya was sitting right...

5/14/15

Nepal: People need even more help after the second earthquake

CARE is scaling up its response in affected areas / access to remote areas increasingly difficult

5/12/15

Nigeria Refugee Crisis: 40 More Mouths to Feed

Over 80% of refugees from Nigeria have found shelter in host families in Niger, most of them poor and chronically hungry themselves. This is an account of humbling...

5/12/15

Nigeria Refugee Crisis: Alive is Better Than Anything Else

Fana is 17 years old. But the horrors she has lived through in Nigeria are enough for a lifetime.

5/12/15

Nigeria Refugee Crisis: Two Women, a Shared Fate

Gambo and Hadja both fled Northern Nigeria with their children to seek shelter and peace in Niger. Their lives are put on hold.

5/11/15

Nepal Earthquake: Reacting and Responding to Disaster

3am on Saturday 25 April 2015, the phone rang in my hotel room just outside of Atlanta, Georgia, USA where I was staying for a meeting with CARE USA colleagues. A big...

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