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Students Use Data from CARE and Tableau Software to Create Visualizations

Access Africa is a CARE signature program to scale the Village Savings and Loan approach in 39 sub-Saharan African countries. The program started in 2008 with the aim to reach 30 million people. Read More

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The Real Hunger Games

By Kent Alexander

March 24, 2012

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Tchima and her community get a little help from CARE to overcome the lean season

Tchima Ibrahim Iro (left), 40, poses for a photograph in Sarken Yamma (Tahoua region, Niger). With funding from ECHO/WFP, CARE is providing income to vulnerable families so they can Read More
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“I don”t want to lose another child’

Melanie Brooks

Jan. 22, 2012

Dije Ousmana, 45 years old, breastfeeding her two-month-old baby Abdulahadi. Yan Sara village, Dakoro, Niger.

When Dije Ousmana looks Read More

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“Our Stocks are Gone’

Voices of beneficiaries: Sapa Rabiou, 55 years old. Sarkin Rima village, Maradi

Jan. 21, 2012

Sapa Rabiou, 55 years old. 11 children, 30 grandchildren. She cares for Read More

Pain in my country

Hello everyone,
I just saw the 'ad' on cable and joined, I really don't know much, but i noticed that there is no Care office in Nigeria and we really need you here, i really don't know if Read More

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Niger: Hope and worries in Moujia

After a severe food crisis in 2010, women founded an association of grain banks to prepare for times of hardship

Niandou Ibrahim, CARE Niger, October 21, 2011

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A Voice from Nairobi

Posted by: Staci Dixon at 9:55AM EST on April
9, 2010

2002, I attended my first MicroCredit Summit in Cote d”Ivoire.
It consisted of a few Read More


Empowering Communities - - from VSL to VITOVU

When I was "forced" to leave CARE in Tanzania in May 2006, I was somehow confused! That was a "Threat" to my survival - for you who know "SWOT". But I turned things differently. On July 1st 2009 Read More


A reminder that people, not words, are what's important

I spent two full days at the UN Climate Change Conference in Poznan. Until then my knowledge of these issues was very vague and abstract. I could barely grasp what was happening when TV cameras Read More