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Recovering after disasters: Why ‘building back safer’ is better than ‘building back better’ image 1
11/3/14

Recovering after disasters: Why ‘building back safer’ is better than ‘building back better’

After natural disasters the phrase ‘Build Back Better’ is a constant refrain from politicians, donors, aid agencies and the media. This short, alliterative phrase has captured the imagination Read More

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7/23/14

Demanding More for Girls

Today  I was honored to join the CARE delegation at the Girl Summit along with notables from Nike Foundation President Maria Eitel to UK Prime Minister David Cameron. Some of the most inspiring Read More

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4/28/14

Sleepless in South Sudan

Aimee Ansari, Country Director, South Sudan

April 26, 2014

 

Twenty plus years in the international aid business and I’ve never been in a situation Read More

3/28/13

Synthesis of CARE's FSL response to 2010 and 2011 Floods in Pakistan

Synthesis paper on
CARE International in Pakistan”s perspectives on ’˜Using Cash Transfers for improving Livelihoods in emergency responses”

Rationale & background of this paper: Read More

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2/4/13

Moving Forward: Exploring Haiti's Transition from Emergency to Development

In August 2012, a group of congressional staff members traveled with CARE to Haiti to focus on progress and economic and social challenges that remained more than two and a half years after a Read More

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6/14/11

Haiti: Simple actions that save lives

June 6, 2011

Stories and photos by Mildrède Béliard, CARE Haiti

On the road to Carrefour, nothing has changed. At the entrance to the town, you see the market where fruit Read More

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4/4/11

Only the old ones left

By Robert Laprade

April 1, 2011

Otsuchi--duplex houses occupied by two families or individuals. This is an area where people did not have much to begin with, where younger Read More
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3/25/11

A post-apocalyptic world - Blog from the CARE emergency team in Northern Japan

After we had an early morning planning session over Japanese breakfast, we drove to the coast of Iwate prefecture. We came to a small city called Miyako, and while we were driving around the Read More

11/12/10

Today, I met Rosette

Story and photo by Marie-Eve Bertrand, CARE Haiti
November 11, 2010

The sun is shining, dogs are barking and the wind is blowing. This could be a normal day in Gonaïves. But it' Read More

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11/8/10

CARE visits Haitian town flooded by hurricane

by Marie-Eve
Bertrand, CARE Haiti Emergency Team

09:00, Nov. 6, 2010

Saturday was a busy day for CARE's team. I spent the day with CARE teams Read More

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