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South Sudan: Aid Effort Claws its Way Forward Amid Mud, Uncertainty image 1
4/25/14

South Sudan: Aid Effort Claws its Way Forward Amid Mud, Uncertainty

BENTIU, South Sudan – “It is still tense here after last week’s heavy fighting, but there is some movement in the streets. The situation of the displaced people who are sheltering inside the UN Read More

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4/23/14

South Sudan: Sheltering the Vulnerable

CARE International in Uganda reaches out to the most vulnerable in the emergency response following the recent influx of thousands of South Sudanese Refugees into northern Uganda. 

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4/18/14

South Sudan: CARE Staff Swing into Action at Clinic Amid Fighting in Bentiu

BENTIU, South Sudan – CARE’s daily routine in Bentiu, South Sudan was interrupted by fighting this week, but project coordinator Rose Ejuru found plenty to do. She immediately changed roles, Read More

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3/17/14

South Sudan: At the Breaking Point

CARE Emergency Team Leader Alain Lapierre was recently in Upper Nile State’s UN compound in Malakal scaling up CARE’s water sanitation and hygiene response for people displaced by South Sudan’s Read More

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2/26/14

Dead to Red Race: You Are Not Alone

I have been working with various humanitarian organisations in different countries for the past 10 years. I have worked in Columbia, Palestine, Ethiopia, Mexico, Sudan and South Sudan. I have seen Read More

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2/24/14

South Sudan: Desperate for Water

As violence continues in South Sudan, CARE is working to help families who have fled their homes. On February 18, opposition forces launched an attack on Upper Nile State’s capital, Malakal. The Read More

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2/19/14

The Courage to Speak Up

CARE works with women around the world to help them claim their rights, including the right to have a say in their lives.  In recent research CARE did focusing on Women’s Participation in the Arab Read More

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2/19/14

“No force on Earth dares to neglect me.”

That’s what a Yemeni woman told CARE when we asked her about political participation. To join in protests to support her right to have a say in her future, she had to walk through mountains for an Read More

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2/12/14

South Sudan: Amid Wreckage, CARE Helping the Sick and Hungry

I had left South Sudan for Christmas vacation. By the time I reached my destination in Nairobi, the capital of neighboring Kenya, the shooting had begun in South Sudan’s capital Juba. It was a bad Read More

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2/10/14

Sexual and Reproductive Health in Emergencies Response: CARE South Sudan

Greetings from Juba. I am here for one month to work with CARE’s South Sudan country office and Crisis Response Team to identify and address sexual and Read More

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