PAGAK, South Sudan – Nyakoang Rieka set out from her village in the afternoon.
Congressional Staffers Visit Ethiopia with CARE to Learn How U.S. Support Is Improving Food and Nutrition Security
WASHINGTON (Jan. 23, 2014) — Congressional chiefs of staff from seven states and a group of journalists traveled to Ethiopia with the global poverty-fighting organization CARE to see how U.S.
"The world needs to accept that many parts of Niger and the Sahel are now in a state of chronic crisis," explained Barbara Jackson, Humanitarian Director, CARE International, in 2012.
The picturesque farming village of Koromasilaia, Sierra Leone, is surrounded by trees and farmland.
While there is not a universal day set aside to promote the welfare of children, nations have been doing so for close to 100 years.
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 a measurable, lasting impact on growth, brain development and overall health.