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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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11/17/14

On World Toilet Day, Demand Congress Protect Women and Girls

In May, in the rural village of Katra in India’s Uttar Pradesh state, two teenage girls left their home at night to search for a place to use the toilet. They never came home...

11/13/14

South Sudan: Clean water for Rom

“We were drinking unclean water before CARE came. We feared our children would fall sick from drinking water from the river and the swamp,” Rebecca Utou told me when I met...

11/10/14

Syria Crisis: “I want my children to have a better life”

Aisha had to flee her home and now lives in a camp in Syria. She gave birth to triplets a few months ago.

11/10/14

“Someday I will cross this mountain and find out what lies behind it”

Ahmad is five years old. He is suffering from a serious diabetes condition. His hopeful brown eyes and his shy smile do not tell the full story.

11/7/14

Humanitarian aid has saved lives of hundreds of thousands, yet more assistance needed for full recovery

CARE has reached more than 318,000 people with food, shelter and livelihood support. Women play powerful role to help families get back on their feet

11/7/14

Ivory Coast: Stopping Ebola at the Borders

Adjoua Martine Konan had heard people in this cocoa-farming region of Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) talk about the Ebola outbreak that was ravaging neighboring Liberia and...

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