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CARE is supporting hundreds of families at a health facilitation center in Chad with family planning info and services.
7/11/18

On World Population Day, Reaffirming CARE’s Commitment to Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

 

In 1968 at the International Conference on Human Rights, family planning was declared a human right. Today, we mark the 50th anniversary of World Population Day and we celebrate this Read More

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3/3/15

How much does it cost to save a life?

When a loved one passes away, you may rhetorically ask relatives and friends how much was this person’s life worth? “Millions, billions, or trillions?” Life is priceless; no amount of money can Read More

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10/8/14

Kumari’s Story

It was in the wee hours of one morning, I first felt the pain. It started with a cramp in my stomach and slowly spread all over, till the time the pain became unbearable. From that moment onwards Read More

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9/19/14

Religious leader champions family planning in DRC

Sheikh Amani Muzuri is an imam who lives near the Mulangabala health center in Kasongo Health Zone in eastern DRC. Sheikh Amani is married to two women and has 13 Read More

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9/19/14

I Was A Child Groom

I don't remember very much about my wedding, just that there was a big party and I was carried to it in an ornate carriage. I was 8 years old. Rajkumari, my wife, was 7.

 

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8/11/14

Right to rest through family planning

It has already been six months since my last visit to Ali Ade camp in Djibouti where we held a three-day workshop for local religious leaders and other community members to raise their awareness Read More

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7/15/14

Keeping the Tradition

Despite the rocky beginning to her own marriage when she was 12, Endayehu seriously considered getting her own daughters married as children to “maintain a good image” for her family.  Find out Read More

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7/7/14

Mother-in-Laws Matter

Rani is 17 years old, beautiful, confident, and committed to change.  In her village in Bangladesh, most girls get married between 12 and 14, and don’t go to school past the fifth grade.  Not Rani Read More

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7/2/14

Regional Training Center for Reproductive Health in North Kivu Province, Eastern DR Congo

For nearly two decades, the eastern part of the Democratic Republic Read More

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6/18/14

Improving Access to Family Planning through the Faith Community: SAFPAC Chad’s Religious Leader Committees

Dora Ward Curry, SAF PAC - Senior Technical Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation, tells the story of her technical assistance visit to Chad in July 2013

Not your average Read More

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