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Kanwal”s Story

With each new flood, girls in Pakistan are at risk of quietly being sold for brides.

By Hadia Nusrat, Senior Gender Advisor, CARE Pakistan

Driving through Read More

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“Put Yourself in Their Shoes’

Interview with Michael Adams, Director of Operations for CARE”s Refugee Assistance Program in Dadaab
With an influx of almost 1,000 refugees per day, most of them Read More


AVAC launches call for applications for 2012 Advocacy Fellowships

May 2011 Read More

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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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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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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


“Let us walk the last mile together.’ Irish Foreign Minister Micheál Martin

As we enter the home stretch to achieve the MDGs, as my time in New York wraps up andas the MDG Summit nears its end, it”s helpful to remember the nuggets of Read More


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


Poverty and Climate Change - How You Can Help

by Dr. Helene Gayle, CARE president and CEO

Climate change has the potential to wipe out the last 25 years of development gains in some parts of the world. As the number of Read More


Me too

I attend Half the Sky Live showing in Boston on March 4th. I was dissapointed by the turn-out and the lack of advocacy outside the theater. I showed up early for the movie, thinking I would have Read More