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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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9/23/15

Todays CARE Package Contains Assurance During Medical Emergencies

One of the original CARE Packages© was a midwifery kit. Today, CARE delivers lasting change by helping women prepare for medical and other emergencies.

9/22/15

Reflecting on The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Will We Know Their Names?

After I accepted my new role as president and CEO of CARE, my Aunt Betty, who is a very young 80, responded with delight and shared a story I had never heard before.

9/14/15

Syrian Refugee Crisis: I focus on surviving

Rami, 17, is fleeing from Syria to Germany. In Serbia, he talked to CARE-staff Ninja Taprogge about his journey, the war in his home country and his hopes for the future.

9/14/15

Syrian Refugee Crisis: Hope for a better future in Germany

A gravel parking area in the north of Serbia, about ten kilometres from the Hungarian border it is late summer and the sun is burning. The temperatures climbed up to 98...

9/10/15

Working with National Government for Lasting Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Schools

With ambitions to create change at a national level for the benefit of Kenya’s schoolchildren, the SWASH+ project has focused on research and advocacy on the benefits of...

9/8/15

Syrian Refugees: “We are proud of who we are”

We not only hope, but plan that we can go back soon, and that we will rebuild our lives for our families and our children. We are proud of who we are and we want our homeland...

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