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11/27/13

Syrian Refugee Crisis: When life takes a break

By Johanna Mitscherlich

Hadi stands in front of twenty refugees in CARE’s centre in Zarqa, the industrial centre of Jordan, about half an hour drive from the capital Amman. He is Read More

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11/27/13

Syrian Refugee Crisis: A day in the life of a refugee volunteer worker

On International Volunteer’s Day (December 5th), the international aid organization CARE shines a light on the crucial role which Syrian volunteers play in supporting refugees from Syria in Read More

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11/26/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Traveling by CARE-avan to Help Typhoon Survivors

Laura Sheahen is with CARE’s emergency team providing assistance to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

Eight vans, three days, thousands of typhoon survivors. That Read More

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11/22/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Meet Marieta Lupig Alcid

Since Typhoon Haiyan left a staggering path of destruction on November 8, 2013, CARE and local partner ACCORD have worked side by side to deliver crucial food aid packages and shelter Read More

11/21/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines Expert Q&A: Doing Wonders with the Community

Athena Gepte, age 24, coordinated the first wave of food distributions after Typhoon Haiyan decimated large parts of the island of Leyte in the Philippines. She works for CARE’s local partner Read More

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11/20/13

Typhoon Haiyan: Helping the Philippines Stand Up

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11/19/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Twice a Survivor: One Volunteer’s Story

Blog by Laura Sheahen, Emergency Communications Officer

“It was the most terrifying moment in our lives,” says Fay Camallere, a woman from the typhoon-stricken city of Ormoc in Read More

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11/18/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Getting Aid to Typhoon-Ravaged Villages in the Philippines

Blog by Laura Sheahen, Senior Communications Officer

Getting a truck full of rice sacks through the streets of a typhoon-ravaged city presents special challenges. Bent Read More

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11/15/13

Why Congress has a unique opportunity right now to maximize emergency response to Typhoon Haiyan

Tonya M. Rawe, Senior Policy Advocate, CARE USA

Typhoon Haiyan has captured worldwide attention – and an outpouring of support and solidarity – from the smallest rural towns to the Read More

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11/15/13

Why Congress has a unique opportunity right now to maximize emergency response to Typhoon Haiyan

Tonya M. Rawe, Senior Policy Advocate, CARE USA

Typhoon Haiyan has captured worldwide attention – and an outpouring of support and solidarity – from the smallest rural towns to the Read More

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