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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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Notes From the Field

Check out our blog for fresh dispatches from CARE’s workers on the ground.

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9/26/13

Saving Durga

“Babita! You are going to be a mother soon!” As these words echoed in me I felt a sense of fear. It was difficult for a 20-year-old to imagine what being a mother was like.

9/26/13

No More Child Brides

What does a wedding day look like to a five year old, especially if it is her wedding day?

9/26/13

A Visible and Empowered Woman in Disaster Risk Reduction

CARE's disaster risk reduction program in Vietnam helps save lives.

6/17/13

Born a Refugee

Manal, who is 30 and a Syrian refugee, gave birth to a baby in Beirut, Lebanon two months ago.

6/1/13

The Long Road to School in Cambodia

Bouvanna Nhem crosses a river during her 8-mile hike to school. Arriving late and out of breath, it's hard to concentrate in class. Making the long trek each day wears her...

5/17/13

“My daughter returns from far away, a true miracle.”

"My daughter returns from far away, a true miracle," repeats Adama Issaka without ceasing. She caresses and holds her daughter Firdaoussou tightly. They look each other in...

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