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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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4/29/16

Earthquake in Ecuador: Hope for survivors

One of the most powerful earthquakes caused severe destruction in Ecuador. But there is hope, because of people like Juan. Jonel, 30 : “I was not afraid when the earthquake...

4/29/16

Earthquake in Ecuador: “The end of the world”

One minute seems to be enough to turn the world upside down. How a child witnessed the earthquake in Ecuador.

4/20/16

The Journey of a Refugee: Omar Almasri

The first time I see Omar Almasri, he is lying on the floor at the refugee reception centre in Sid, a Serbian city on the border with Croatia.  He is too weak to speak to me.

4/19/16

“Mason training on earthquake resilient building construction has widened my skills”

CARE Nepal with its local partner Group of Helping Hands (SAHAS) Nepal is training local masons to build earthquake resilient build houses. One of the trainees is 37 year old...

4/19/16

A Little Help Goes a Long Way

Dhan Bahadur Gurung puts his crutches aside as he prepares his afternoon meal in his village of Laprak in Gorkha district. His 69-year old mother Purni Maya Gurung helps him...

4/19/16

A Shelter Called Home

Narayan Shrestha, 63 of Dhading village sits on a hay mat basking in the sun with his nine months old granddaughter. He takes out an orange from a basket, peels it off and...

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