Originally published by The Hill.
Congressional Staffers Visit Niger with CARE to See How U.S. Investments Are Improving Food Security and Saving Lives
WASHINGTON (Nov. 4, 2016) – A group of House and Senate Congressional staffers and influencers from the public and private sectors traveled to Niger with the global poverty-fighting organization CARE to see how U.S.
Congressional Staffers Visit Sierra Leone and Cote d’Ivoire with CARE to See Lifesaving Health Programs
A delegation of Congressional staffers travels with CARE to see how U.S. investments are paying off with better health outcomes for women and their families.
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Day Two of the CARE National Conference began on a somber note, as panelists discussed CARE’s role in a tumultuous world. As with CARE’s mission itself, central to the morning discussion was the vulnerability — also the strength and potential — of women and girls, particularly in a crisis.
Bookending Day One of the 2016 CARE National Conference, two plenary sessions captured the imagination and hearts of more than 400 volunteer advocates who “traveled some distance and put aside obligations, because you believe in the imperative to overcome poverty and achieve social justice,” said
WASHINGTON—Faced with an unprecedented global humanitarian crisis that is stretching aid agencies to the brink, a group of leading U.S.