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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
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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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6/1/12

Foreign Aid Success in Peru

By: Jeff Hoover, Field Coordinator, CARE USA

On my final day in Ayacucho, Peru I had the opportunity to see CARE”s maternal health programs firsthand Read More

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5/29/12

From Guinea Pigs to Avocados - Building Small Businesses in Peru

By: Jeff Hoover, Field Coordinator, CARE USA

During my recent travels to Peru to visit Read More

Increasing Access to Water in Guayacondo, Peru image 1
5/24/12

Increasing Access to Water in Guayacondo, Peru

By: Jeff Hoover, Field Coordinator, CARE USA

As a relatively new member of CARE's Citizen Advocacy team, I recently took part Read More

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4/30/12

“This box is a painkiller.’

By Suzanne Berman, CARE Field Coordinator

Siaya is a town twenty miles from Lake Victoria, in Western Kenya. I am in town to visit community groups that my CARE Kenya Read More