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12/11/12

Philippines: CARE Responds to Cyclone Bopha

December 11, 2012 – Tropical cyclone Bopha made landfall in the Philippines on December 4, sweeping across the southern islands and affected 26 of the Philippines” 80 provinces. Winds of up to Read More

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12/10/12

The Latest on CARE's Response to Hurricane Sandy in Haiti

Hurricane Sandy was the largest Atlantic storm ever recorded. Americans understandably view is it as an American emergency as the storm left 131 Read More

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10/31/12

Hurricane Sandy: A Tragic Statistic Proven True Again in Haiti

by Elizabeth M. Campa, Water Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator, CARE Haiti

Flood waters surround a water pump in Léogâne, Haiti. © 2012 CARE

"Haiti is the country Read More

Haiti: CARE Provides for Clean Water After Hurricane Sandy image 1
10/29/12

Haiti: CARE Provides for Clean Water After Hurricane Sandy

A boy pushes a bike through a flooded street in Léogâne, Haiti. © 2012 CARE

While the East Coast of the United States is currently bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Read More

CARE Teams in Sierra Leone Intensify Efforts to Combat Cholera Outbreak image 1
9/6/12

CARE Teams in Sierra Leone Intensify Efforts to Combat Cholera Outbreak

Receiving a cholera prevention kit. © 2012 CARE/Tim Freccia.

August 10, 2012 – Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone, is now struggling to contain a cholera Read More

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8/23/12

Cholera outbreak in Sierra Leone

CARE began work in Sierra Leone in 1961, initially focusing on school food programs to improve children”s nutrition. More recently, CARE Serra Leone”s priorities have become Read More
One Year On: Food insecurity and conflict still a threat for the Horn of Africa   image 1
8/2/12

One Year On: Food insecurity and conflict still a threat for the Horn of Africa

'Let's Not Make the Same Mistakes Again'
An open letter from the Horn of Africa to the Sahel region

In advance of expected rains Fatima Read More
6/20/12

Where The Rain Falls screens at Rio+20

Global leaders including government officials, NGO members, activists and business leaders are in Brazil this week for the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, a.k.a. Rio+20.The Read More

CARE Savings Groups Help Women Build Their Own Futures Outside Camps image 1
1/4/12

CARE Savings Groups Help Women Build Their Own Futures Outside Camps

Haiti – 2 year anniversary of earthquake

Like so many places in Haiti, idyllic natural beauty and the harsh reality of deep poverty collide in Tiawa.

Perched atop a Read More