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8/24/13

Syrian Children Pay the Heaviest Price in War

The numbers of Syrian children affected by the brutal war ravaging their country are truly disheartening. According to UN agencies, one million children, three-quarters of...

8/23/13

Viewpoints: Impact of Syrian Refugees on Host Countries

Overall, more than 1.7 million people have registered as refugees since the uprising against the rule of President Bashar al-Assad began in March 2011, with many more...

8/23/13

The Millionth Child: Syrian Refugee Crisis Reaches One Million Children

On Friday, the number of Syrian child refugees hit 1 million. With hundreds of thousands out of school, traumatized by violence, and seeing little hope of a quick return home...

8/22/13

Jordan’s Wary Welcome to Its Syrian Neighbors

A dozen Syrian girls, ages 12 to 16, mainly refugees from the flattened city of Homs, sit in a semicircle. Their heads are covered. They are naturally reticent in dealing...

8/18/13

CARE International: What It’s Like to be a Humanitarian Aid Worker in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

World Humanitarian Day, CARE International aid worker Rose Vive Lobo writes about her work helping survivors of sexual violence in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo

8/15/13

Running to End Extreme Poverty

A world without extreme poverty will only be a reality if we -- as Global Citizens -- create and commit to a new global partnership that involves us, charities, companies and...

8/4/13

Feeding the World: America's New Deal

Since the end of the war, America's "Food for Peace" programme has shipped American-grown food in sacks across the world to feed the world's starving people. Virtually all...

8/1/13

Remembering a Movement: Helene Gayle

Helene Gayle, 58, is the president and CEO of CARE USA, an international humanitarian organization.

7/25/13

Syria refugee crisis: 'We should be accepted because we are humans'

Three refugees in Jordan – Anas, Hind and Ibrahim – who volunteer at CARE's drop-in centre joined us for a live chat. Read The Article

7/11/13

Obama’s Fantastic Boring Idea

The farm fields here are cemeteries of cornstalks: a severe drought has left them brown, withered and dead. Normally, a failed crop like that signifies starvation.

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