CARE’s goal is to strengthen sustainable smallholder agricultural systems to improve food and nutrition security for farmers, workers and consumers. We pay particular attention to women and girls, who face additional barriers to access and food and nutrition security.
We are already living in a world of over 7 billion people that is now 0.8° Celsius warmer, where one billion people live in poverty where a shocking 795 million people suffer from chronic hunger and 161 million children are malnourished and stunted.
In 2014, CARE reached nearly 14 million people with food and nutrition security programs, and we have committed helping 50 million poor and vulnerable people improve their food and nutrition security and their resilience to climate change by 2020. How are we going to get there? By working towa
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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.
Water. Tasteless. Odorless. Colorless. You can see right through it. So when you have it in abundance, it’s easy to, well, look right past it, to take it for granted, in fact.