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12/24/08

Hunger Looms in Ethiopia

*/ /*-->*/ I leave Ethiopia today, December 22, after
nearly two weeks of visiting rural communities and meeting with local CARE staff
and health workers. My first trip ever to this Read More
10/15/08

Death from Delivery - It Doesn't Have to Be This Way

Healthy women and babies are dying from something natural and manageable – giving birth. In the poorest parts of the world, a woman's lifetime risk of death from complications during pregnancy and Read More

10/10/08

Somalia - It Happened Again

It happened yet again. This time it was on a Friday evening, just before the weekend. Usually, it happens around the holidays. Either right before or smack in the middle of it. Sometimes you Read More

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9/5/08

Mali Education

I admit it; I loved school as a kid. I'd play it cool at the end of the summer and pretend to dread the coming school year like everyone else, but secretly I couldn't wait to meet my new teacher, Read More

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7/17/08

Will Cambodia Follow Ethiopia”s Step?

6/25/08

Returning from the Delta

Below, Chris Northey continues her reflections from the field while working as CARE's Emergency Team Leader in Myanmar, following the devastation of Cyclone Nargis. Chris was Read More

6/23/08

Life Inside the Delta

Chris Northey was deployed to Yangon on May 23 to begin her rotation as CARE's Myanmar Emergency Team Leader. She was one of the first international aid Read More

6/2/08

What a Waste

I had every intention of eating the tomato - I could see myself cutting it up into slices for salad, using it for grilled cheese or a bacon/lettuce and tomato sandwich. But good intentions aren't Read More

5/16/08

Hungry Season Looms Large in Myanmar as Number of Injured and Missing People Increase Dramatically

Today, torrential rains blasted the up to 2.5 million survivors of Cyclone Nargis, many of whom were migrating from the most affected areas in search of basic survival necessities. Damaged Read More

5/14/08

New Storm Threatens Myanmar

Many articles have appeared in the news today reporting that a new storm is approaching the cyclone-devastated area of Myanmar. Early indications predict that the storm will dump heavy rains on Read More

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