When I was an aid worker in southern Sudan in the 1990s, the fight for independence against Sudan had already been running for many years.
Yen Tan, is a Senior Procurement Specialist for CARE. Yen has been working for CARE for 15 years on procurement. He was the first experienced procurement staff member recruited by the organisation and has worked with CARE in a number of different emergencies around the world.
Mangal Bahadur B.K, who belongs to the Dalit community of Nepal - a lower, landless caste and often traditionally discriminated against - shares his experiences about the problems faced by the Dalit community after the earthquake.
KATHMANDU, Nepal (June 5, 2015) – As the monsoon season begins across Nepal, CARE is worried about the large numbers of people sleeping outdo
Sanu Maya B.K from the village of Barpak, Gorkha where the Nepal earthquake epicenter was, talks about how she lost her house for the second time and her worry that the monsoon will create more landslides.
Walking into the CARE supported clinic in Pariang, I see a little girl with edema – her belly is swollen because she hasn’t got enough to eat. It’s been a long time since I’ve seen a child with edema, and I certainly didn’t expect to see one in this part of the country.
Ever since the earthquake Yam worries about losing her unborn child