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Girls Most Likely to: Multiply What They’ve Learned

In 2003 the Highland Children’s Education Project started in Ratanakiri, Cambodia, opening the first community schools in six ethnic minority villages. Three of these...

The War is Not Only in Syria, The War is Inside Us

Healing the scars: CARE's work with Syrian refugees in Egypt "I wake up crying every morning and there is not a single night I don't have nightmares," says an elderly woman.

Girl Most Likely to: Rise Up in Support of Education

After her father was severely burned when their family home caught fire, Ana Cecilia, age 15, faced great hardship. Her father could not work for several months and the...

Inside Syria - Ibrahim: A Childhood Suspended

It never occurred to 8-year-old Ibrahim that his capacity to speak could so easily disappear. But after heavy bombing of his neighborhood, he inexplicably lost the ability to...

Child Survival in South Sudan: Martha’s Choice

Grappling with his breath on the hospital bed the tiny baby, one month old, is very sick. This is his second day at the Mankein Primary Health Care Centre (PHCC) and Martha,...

Hope Springs for Fatuma

It takes a lot of strength to carry 55 pounds of water for more than four hours across eastern Ethiopia’s arid highlands. It also takes particular strength to change the...

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