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Impacting Poor People Around the World

Read the stories below to find out how.

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Check out our blog for fresh dispatches from CARE’s workers on the ground.

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10/16/13

Change Begins at Home

Thanks to the Join My Village maternal health program in India, women like Seema are learning about prenatal care and safe births in their local villages.

10/15/13

History of CARE

Our origins

10/11/13

Violence Against Women Act Signed Into Law!

On March 7, 2013, the day before International Women’s Day, President Barack Obama signed the Violence Against Women Act into law.

10/11/13

Nine Years Old and Married

When Tino was 9, she spent her days tending to small animals in her pastorialist village in Ethiopia. The child had never attended school, and was barely old enough to have a...

10/11/13

Sentenced to Marriage at 16

When Robena was 16 years old, her father killed a person, and gave Robena to the family he had hurt in order to compensate for the death. She, too, had become a victim of her...

10/8/13

I Have a Message for the Government

Florence Okello, 58, lives in Pader district, northern Uganda.

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