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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...

5/8/15

Displaced by violent conflict, Iraqis await return to homes

CARE is supporting families in the Dohuk area of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI), where over 900,000 Iraqis have sought refuge since conflict spread across the north last...

5/8/15

A Nameless Child: Berseve Refugee Camp, Iraq

It is cold and rainy, when I arrive in the refugee camp Berseve I, about 20 minutes by car from Zakho in the Kurdish Region of Iraq. The water is pouring on the tarps of the...

5/8/15

Young Iraqi women: “Hear our voices, hear our dreams”

Mid-way down a gravel lane in a tent camp for Iraqis displaced by conflict in nearby provinces, a group of teenage girls is gathered in a circle, exchanging the latest news,...

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