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12/24/08

Hunger Looms in Ethiopia

*/ /*-->*/ I leave Ethiopia today, December 22, after
nearly two weeks of visiting rural communities and meeting with local CARE staff
and health workers. My first trip ever to this Read More
12/5/08

A reminder that people, not words, are what's important

I spent two full days at the UN Climate Change Conference in Poznan. Until then my knowledge of these issues was very vague and abstract. I could barely grasp what was happening when TV cameras Read More

10/15/08

Death from Delivery - It Doesn't Have to Be This Way

Healthy women and babies are dying from something natural and manageable – giving birth. In the poorest parts of the world, a woman's lifetime risk of death from complications during pregnancy and Read More

10/10/08

Somalia - It Happened Again

It happened yet again. This time it was on a Friday evening, just before the weekend. Usually, it happens around the holidays. Either right before or smack in the middle of it. Sometimes you Read More

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9/1/08

Final Thoughts on Malawi

As the journey in Malawi came to an end, I was left both humbled and deeply impressed by the women I've met. One of the most moving things I heard on this trip was that women were encouraged by Read More

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8/30/08

Women Investing in Business Together in Malawi, the "Warm Heart of Africa"

If I could summarize what I have seen in Kaundama village in just a word, it would be "harmony". I have met the delightful, inspiring members of the Namirazi women's association (named for a local Read More

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8/21/08

Women Helping Women in the Warm Heart of Africa ─ Creating Access to Credit Where There Was None



Photographer PhilBorgestraveled for two weeks in May to
Malawi with colleague filmmaker/photographer Smith Patrick to learn about how Read More

8/5/08

Standing Together at AIDS 2008

At the 2008 International AIDS conference in Mexico City,
an event the size of a small city, it is a relief to see some familiar
faces. I already knew a handful of the 30 colleagues Read More

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7/17/08

Will Cambodia Follow Ethiopia”s Step?

6/21/08

Why Do I Care?

Sean Camoni offers insight and reflection following his advocacy efforts on the Hill for CARE's 2008 National Conference.

Senator Menendez was fighting a cold. A large contingent Read More

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