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12/19/13

I Am Syria

by Johanna Mitscherlich of CARE Germany, serving in Jordan


Ali stands in front of over 40 Syrian refugees in an old warehouse in Chouf, in the North of Lebanon. He is wearing 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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10/29/13

Crisis in Syria: “I want to invent a medicine that helps against sadness.”

By Johanna Mitscherlich

Do we risk it or not? Is the coast clear?  Are they still shooting? Have the tanks finally rolled away? Are we out of reach of their airplanes and their Read More

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9/20/13

An Interview With Bernard Borkhosh, CARE Lebanon’s Country Director


Could you briefly describe the regional context of the Syrian crisis?

Since spring of 2011, Syria has experienced scenes of extreme – and sometimes Read More

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4/24/13

CRISIS IN SYRIA: “Please don't forget us!"

Wafaa Adnan Albaik, 32, a case manager at CARE's refugee center in Amman describes her work.

I have been working at CARE's refugee center for three months. Read More

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3/15/13

Mali – let”s not forget those who have suffered the most and seen the worst

Claudine Mensah Awute, Country Director with CARE Mali, describes the humanitarian crisis in the West African nation.

"Suddenly a bullet pierced the bedroom door of my children; it Read More
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3/14/13

Life – The Greatest Value of All

Haleemah survived the conflict in Syria. Now she struggles to live in safety in Jordan.

© 2013 CARE

The door opens hesitantly after several knocks. A shy face appears, Read More

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2/7/13

Crisis in Mali: Let”s Not Forget Those Who Have Suffered

by Claudine Mensah Awute, CARE Mali country director

About a year ago, the world started to watch with alarm the growing number of people suffering from a severe food Read More

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1/30/13

Mali Conflict: A Disrupted Past, an Uncertain Future

By Adel Sarkozi, CARE

Haussa and Komjo in the background. © 2013 Alpha Cisse/CARE

In an outer suburb of Bamako – Mali's capital - with half finished buildings on dusty dirt roads Read More

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1/23/13

Nightmare in Mali: A first-person account from Diabaly*

As told to CARE on January 19, 2013:

My house is about a dozen meters from the military camp in Diabaly. This Thursday at 5:00 in the morning, we heard gunfire between armed groups and Read More