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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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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.

9/26/13

Bringing Hope Back to Life

Looking around her modest one-bedroom home currently under construction, Fadwa Hassan Al Shawaf notes, “On March 8, 2011, I was selected to participate in a project with CARE...

9/26/13

A Chance to Heal

My name is Israa’ Salman Al-Rehel. I am 10 years old and I live with my family of eight in Beit Lahia in the Gaza Strip. Since I was four, I have had a hard time seeing and...

9/26/13

The Window of Opportunity

A child’s future is shaped within their first 1,000 days – the critical period between conception and age two. During this important period, maternal and child nutrition has...

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