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11/28/11

Clean Water and Money Begin to Flow

In the highlands of Ethiopia, a group of 19 people sit in a circle in their communal field. In the middle of the circle are four coloured plates and a tin box with two locks.

This is Read More

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9/26/11

On the Front Bench: Refugee Girls Get a Fair Shot at a Future

Rick Perera, Horn of Africa Communications Coordinator

Overflow classes at the crowded Illeys Primary School, run by CARE, meet in tents in the courtyard. Most new students Read More
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9/19/11

The “Singing Wells’ Fall Silent

By Yohannes Jarso, Emergency Program Manager, CARE Ethiopia, Borana Field Office

September 2011

The Borana region of Ethiopia is known for its deep traditional wells that are Read More

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9/14/11

The Beauty of Dadaab

by Niki Clark, CARE Emergency Media Officer in Kenya

September 2011

One of my "duties" as an emergency media officer here in the refugee camps in Dadaab, Kenya, is to share Read More

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9/12/11

“We have hope now.’

by Niki Clark, Emergency Media Officer in Kenya

September 2011

When I told my family and friends that I was leaving for six weeks to work with CARE on temporary assignment in Read More

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8/26/11

Adam Poulter: Dadaab Blog 5

Adam Poulter, Emergency Response Manager for CARE Australia

August 2011

As a humanitarian worker for the past sixteen years I have seen some pretty shocking scenes. Before Read More

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8/18/11

“Put Yourself in Their Shoes’

Interview with Michael Adams, Director of Operations for CARE”s Refugee Assistance Program in Dadaab
With an influx of almost 1,000 refugees per day, most of them Read More

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8/15/11

A picture of strength and perspective amidst drought

Daniel Seller, Program Quality and Accountability Advisor

August 12, 2011

I have just visited Balich Village in Garissa district, North Eastern Province of Kenya. Inhabitants Read More

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8/8/11

The different shapes of drought

Even though the fields of East Haraghe look green, the area has been gripped by a drought due to insufficient rainy seasons.

By Sandra Bulling

Green plots of land cover Read More

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7/26/11

“All that counts is to save human life’

Sandra Bulling, CI Communications Officer

July, 2011

In Borena in southern Ethiopia the last two rainy seasons have brought no water. The drought took one third of all Read More

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