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
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
Sameer is the English teacher in his village in Gorkha. He worries about his students’ psychological well-being after the two big earthquakes.
Malnutrition rates in some parts of South Sudan have reached critical levels according to CARE.
The devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal on June 25 has damaged or destroyed more than 750,000 houses. Amelia Rule, Emergency Shelter Advisor for CARE, talks about why a safe house is so important and how CARE supports people to rebuild their homes.