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Somalian Drought: Displaced but holding on to hope

It has been dry in Somalia for more than 8 years. It does not rain, and when there is not enough water, people cannot harvest enough food and go hungry. Now, with the new...


What Trump Didn’t Say About Afghanistan In His State of the Union Address

In America’s longest recent State of the Union Address, President Trump devoted just 34 words to America’s longest war – the conflict in Afghanistan. He talked exclusively in...


Breaking the mold, Tripoli community action brings women into the light

Wafts of spiced grilled meat lead the visitor to a spotless kitchen where several women are busy cooking daily dishes, local delicacies and mouth-watering desserts.


Myanmar Refugee Crisis: Malnourished children receive desperately needed therapeutic food

Mohammed is from a northern town in Myanmar. He is married to Jannat. As well as their one-year-old daughter, Umme, the couple have three sons aged three, four and five-years...


Myanmar Refugee Crisis: Mother of seven flees horrific violence, husband killed

Aloma is 45-years-old. She brought her one-year-old daughter, Mufija, and nine-year-old daughter, Shumaya, to the health clinic to pick up some food. 


Working for peace in Yemen in 2018

CARE Yemen Communications Assistant Abdulhakim Al-Ansi recounts his experience returning to Yemen since war broke out in his country and his hopes for the future.