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12/20/13

The Wish List

by Johanna Mitscherlich


When I was a child I used to write a wish list before Christmas. A few days before Christmas Eve I put it on the table of our terrace and shouted “Santa Read More

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11/14/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Much More Challenging Than Haiti

by David Gazashvili, CARE’s Emergency Team Leader managing the response to Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. David is in Ormoc, western Leyte, one of the hardest hit areas, and talks Read More

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11/7/13

Ask the Expert!

Send us your questions for Holly Solberg, CARE's Director of Emergencies, and she'll respond in a special video interview later this month! Holly is part of CARE's teams planning our response to Read More

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10/31/13

Progress Positive, but Refugees Can’t Be Forgotten

By Kadry Furany

Despite positive news regarding Syria’s chemical weapons, the refugee situation resulting from this conflict remains a crisis. Kadry Furany, vice president of Read More

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10/22/13

Crisis in Syria: What Remains Unsaid

By Johanna Mitscherlich, October 2013

 

On a dusty road in the city of Irbid in the north of Jordan, about an hour's drive from the Syrian border, box-shaped Read More

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10/22/13

Crisis in Syria: Packing My Suitcase

By Johanna Mitscherlich, October 2013

 

I am moving my belongings from one corner of my flat to another, stacking shirts, pants and jackets, piling books and my Read More

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6/20/13

Syrian Refugee Crisis: Good to Remember

by Matthew Sugrue, Amman & Zarqa project manager for the CARE Jordan Syria Emergency Response Program

 

It is difficult to write about what it is like to work with the Read More

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6/17/13

Syrian Refugee Crisis: “Perhaps the problem in Syria is more temporary than ours. I hope so.’

by Adel Sarkozi, CARE International Rapid Response Team

The conflict in Syria, which began in March 2011, has left more than 10.5 million people throughout the region in need of Read More

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6/4/13

“My daughter returns from far away, a true miracle’

by Niandou Ibrahim, May 17, 2013

 

"My daughter returns from far away, a true miracle," repeats Adama Issaka without ceasing. She caresses and holds her Read More

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5/29/13

We Can't Forget Chad

by Carmen Tremblay, senior emergency response manager for CARE Canada. Carmen traveled to Chad in April to support CARE's emergency response to increasing humanitarian needs in the country Read More

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