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7/10/12

On an empty stomach, there is no day after tomorrow

By Rodrigo Ordóñez

'If we have nothing to eat, after a while we will die." The words of Hasta Abdelkarim, 46, are remarkably strong. A visitor asks her if she is afraid of dying. 'Yes. 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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5/30/12

Helping Malian refugees in Niger

With well over one-third of its 17 million citizens in need of emergency food assistance, Niger is a less-than-ideal place to flee to safety and relief. Nevertheless, that's exactly what more than Read More

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5/9/12

Everybody Depends on the Earth to Survive

The farmers of Dan Maza Idi village in Niger have a saying: "Everybody depends on the Earth to survive." But climate change is making survival more difficult in Dan Maza Idi and Read More

5/8/12

Students Use Data from CARE and Tableau Software to Create Visualizations

Access Africa is a CARE signature program to scale the Village Savings and Loan approach in 39 sub-Saharan African countries. The program started in 2008 with the aim to reach 30 million people. Read More

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4/13/12

The Real Hunger Games

By Kent Alexander

March 24, 2012

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4/12/12

Tchima and her community get a little help from CARE to overcome the lean season

Tchima Ibrahim Iro (left), 40, poses for a photograph in Sarken Yamma (Tahoua region, Niger). With funding from ECHO/WFP, CARE is providing income to vulnerable families so they can Read More
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1/31/12

“I don”t want to lose another child’

Melanie Brooks

Jan. 22, 2012

Dije Ousmana, 45 years old, breastfeeding her two-month-old baby Abdulahadi. Yan Sara village, Dakoro, Niger.

When Dije Ousmana looks Read More

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1/23/12

“Our Stocks are Gone’

Voices of beneficiaries: Sapa Rabiou, 55 years old. Sarkin Rima village, Maradi

Jan. 21, 2012

Sapa Rabiou, 55 years old. 11 children, 30 grandchildren. She cares for Read More

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