Agriculture

4/8/15

Pathways to Empowerment Increases Food Security For 50,000 Women Farmers

With the generous support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, CARE’s Pathways Program is based on the conviction that women farmers possess enormous potential to

2/20/15

This Surprise in Mali Helped Save Lives

It came unexpected. And we originally thought there was something wrong. But in a country where a food shock can lead to a crisis, this surprise definitely saved lives.

Mali sits in the Sahel region of West Africa and is highly prone to food shortages from the harsh climate.

12/18/14

Today, I get my three meals a day

Shrubs, thorny bushes, cactus trees, sandy soils and rocky terrain characterise Same district in Kilimanjaro region, Tanzania, which lies on the lee-ward side of the Pare Mountains. It hardly rains in this region.

6/19/14

Standing up for a Livelihood

Crippled from birth, Viliazee Claudine’s life has always been a challenging one.  In her village of Ankilimitraha in the southern part of Madagascar, others have always put her down.

5/29/14

Masculinity in Bangladesh

CARE's work on Food Security in the Ultra Poor in Bangladesh (FSUP) indicates that the changes for women can only happen if there are broader changes in their environments and communities.  This means working with men and boys to help increase women's mobility and access to resources. 

2/25/14

Ronan Farrow Daily - How American Food Aid Can Hurt Local Farmers (video)

The U.S. spends about $2 billion a year to feed the world’s poor. But could this food aid be hurting people more than it’s helping them? Ronan Farrow reports from Kenya.

2/21/14

CBS Atlanta - Atlanta Chef Stands With CARE to Eliminate Malnutrition, Hunger in Peru

There's one thing everyone has in common - the need for food to survive. But not everyone has the same ability to get the sustenance they need.

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