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12/12/11

The status of motherhood in the US- time for change!

All is not well with the status of motherhood in the United States. While we”ve become more empowered in our right to choose whether or not we want children and how we balance family life, 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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9/14/11

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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8/11/11

Mozambique: Week 4

By Trond Skramstad

My fourth week in Mozambique was spent in the northern part of the country.We visited with financial services businesses, NGOs and VSLA groups in and around the towns of Read More

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3/31/11

CARE Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of International Women”s Day

On March 8, CARE kicked off its 2011 Conference and International Women's Day Celebration in Washington D.C. with a tribute concert by recording artists India.Arie, Michael Franti, American Read More

3/16/11

One Voice, Joining with Others to Create Change

On March 8, 2011 I made my way to Washington, D.C. to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of International Women”s Day and to attend the national CARE Conference. Along Read More