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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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8/8/11

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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7/25/11

The worst is yet to come

Audrée Montpetit, Senior Humanitarian Program Quality Advisor CARE Ethiopia

May 20, 2011

I arrived in Borena Zone, Oromia Region, in the southern part of Ethiopia two Read More

7/19/11

“The need for food assistance is increasing at alarming rate’

Engda Asha, Emergency Project Manager for CARE Ethiopia
July 15, 2011

Engda Asha, Emergency Project Manager for CARE Ethiopia in West Hararghe, gives an update on the Read More

7/19/10

Taking the Issue of Forced Child Marriage to Congress

I”m afraid I might become one of those people. You know, those people. The ones that you start to have a conversation about the weather, the price of fresh produce, and it always comes back to Read More

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12/10/09

World leaders, did you hear?

-Cynthia Awuor, CARE's climate change coordinator for East and Central
Africa

Dama Boru Godana couldn't make it here to Copenhagen. But I sure wish the Read More

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10/8/09

“It is a disaster, no one can be blamed.’

By Wiwik Widyastuti

Padang Pariaman, West Sumatra

It was Wednesday afternoon in the village of Tanjung Alai. Sariani had just finished her prayers and was sitting in the living room Read More

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10/6/09

Everyone is suffering. Everyone is afraid.

by Adjie Fachrurrazi, CARE emergency coordinator in Indonesia

October 5, 2009

It has been raining non-stop for the past six hours. Heavy, heavy rain.

People are Read More

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10/1/09

Typhoon Ketsana; The poorest will suffer the most

By Lisa Ognjanovic of CARE Laos

As we waited for Typhoon Ketsana to hit, our first priority was Read More

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