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7/18/12

New bipartisan support in Congress to end child marriage

Just because political campaigns dominate the news coming from Washington, D.C. doesn't mean campaigning is the only thing happening there. As my dear friend Google Translate likes to say,au Read More
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6/21/12

Why I Joined 50,000 Other People in the Journey to Rio

Rio+20 Conference Center. Photo: CARE/Stefan Mielke

By Kevin Henry, Project Coordinator, "Where the Rain Falls"
June 20, 2012, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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6/7/12

Lifting a burden from hard-working Ethiopian women

It takes a lot of strength to carry 55 pounds of water for
more than four hours across eastern Ethiopia”s arid highlands. It also takes particular
strength to Read More

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1/30/12

Supporting the People of Ethiopia to Get Back on their Feet

Mandefro Mekete, Emergency Operations Coordinator, CARE Ethiopia

Jan. 30, 2012

The case of Ashenafi, 35, illustrates how it is not a single event, such as a Read More

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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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10/19/11

Staff Blog: Northern Kenya, More Resilient Communities on the Line

CARE International UK's Programme Director, John Plastow

Day 1

I've just arrived in Takaba, the principal 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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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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