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Families fleeing war in Syria face poverty and tough winter in Amman, Jordan image 1
12/21/12

Families fleeing war in Syria face poverty and tough winter in Amman, Jordan

Families fleeing the on-going violence in Syria are arriving in Jordan and many are heading for the capital, Amman. A recent survey carried out by CARE found that 40 percent of refugees surveyed Read More

12/12/12

Crisis in Syria: When Hard Work Doesn”t Pay

by Anders Nordstoga
NOTE: We recently found a few stories that got lost in our inbox. While they are from November 9, 2012, we thought you still may like to read them. Here's one: Read More

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10/3/12

Interview: “This is also about the dignity of refugees’

Kevin Fitzgerald (left) with Thomas Schwarz. © 2012 Lise Tonelli/CARE

Thomas Schwarz of CARE Germany recently spoke with Kevin Fitzcharles, country director of CARE Jordan, Read More

8/17/12

Sahel Crisis: Updated numbers

UPDATE:

Today, 18.7 million people are affected by the crisis, more than 1.1 million people are suffering from severe malnutrition and an Read More

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8/2/12

One Year On: Food insecurity and conflict still a threat for the Horn of Africa

'Let's Not Make the Same Mistakes Again'
An open letter from the Horn of Africa to the Sahel region

In advance of expected rains Fatima Read More
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7/27/12

Sahelians in the London Olympics

Girl at a water pump repaired by CARE in a village in eastern Chad. Even in these harsh times of crisis, the people of the Sahel are finding hope. Photo: Brendan Bannon

At CARE we Read More

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7/13/12

Profile: Khadija

June 18, 2012

By Rodrigo Ordóñez

A member of staff (right) checks registration cards during a distribution of food in the village of Warshika, in eastern Read More
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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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

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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