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11/16/10

My Kindred Country: CARE in Kibera

As I write my final blog entry, I am somewhere over Canada. I have been traveling for close to 24 hours. The past two weeks have been some of the longest, most heart wrenching and most beautiful Read More

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11/11/10

My Kindred Country: Creating Safe Spaces through Basketball

By the end of my first week in Kenya, I have truly settled in. I am no longer waking up at 3 am. My sense of time has synced with the rest of the country. I”ve learned the currency Read More

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11/7/10

My Kindred Country: CARE in Kenya Day One

Have you ever encountered a kindred spirit? You know, a person that you meet and somehow, within minutes, swear you”ve known for a lifetime? That perhaps you met in another life? Well, I have. Read More

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10/14/10

Water's Open Door

At Akodokodoi village in Northern Uganda, the tree divides us. On one side, we the project staff from CARE and partner organizations sit on short wooden folding chairs, forming a loose circle Read More

7/19/10

Taking the Issue of Forced Child Marriage to Congress

I”m afraid I might become one of those people. You know, those people. The ones that you start to have a conversation about the weather, the price of fresh produce, and it always comes back to Read More

7/1/10

A Voice from Nairobi

Posted by: Staci Dixon at 9:55AM EST on April
9, 2010

In
2002, I attended my first MicroCredit Summit in Cote d”Ivoire.
It consisted of a few Read More

9/29/09

UN Climate Talks in Bangkok

I am here at a two-week UN climate meeting in Bangkok with CARE colleagues from around the world, including local partners from Nepal, Kenya and Tanzania. The Bangkok Read More

8/24/09

Reflecting on Kenya

Helene Gayle, president and CEO of CARE, reflects on her trip to Kenya.

During the past few days we've learned a lot, visited various sites, dividing into three groups going to Read More

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8/14/09

Strong Impressions

Helene Gayle, president and CEO of CARE, blogs from her trip to Kenya.

August 11, 2008

It was a long, action packed day today, hopping between Read More

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8/10/09

Awaiting arrivals without soup

Blog by Allen Clinton, CARE staff, currently on a Learning Tours trip to Kenya.

Helene, Admiral Fallon, congressional staff and others on the Learning Tours trip are about to land in Read More

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