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Latest news and stories from CARE's work in the field

Latest news and stories from CARE's work in the field

Sep 27

Zimbabwe: School toilets give community a healthier future

By CARE Australia September 27, 2013 0 comments

Alyson* has taken her sanitation and hygiene knowledge from school home to her family. ©Josh Estey/CARE

CARE provides safe water, hygiene promotion and sanitation facilities to help keep children in school.

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Sep 12

Mothers making education count in Malawi

By CARE Australia September 12, 2013 2 comments

Lobina is a member of the Mothers’ Group in her village, who volunteer their time to help keep children in school. ©Josh Estey/CARE

CARE-led mothers' groups in Malawi volunteer their time to help keep children in school

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Jul 17

Lesotho food crisis: A never-ending story

By CARE Australia July 17, 2013 0 comments

The current food crisis in Lesotho means that more than one-third of the population doesn’t have enough to eat. Drought, late rains, early frost and a recent pest infestation have destroyed vital crops. Adding to the issue of food insecurity are crippling health problems; every fourth person in Lesotho is…

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Aug 15

Ghana is cocoa, and cocoa is Ghana

By CARE Australia August 15, 2012 4 comments

By Louise Atkins, an Australian Youth Ambassador for Development (AYAD) who has recently returned to Australia from a seven-month assignment working in the CARE Ghana office. ‘Ghana is cocoa, and cocoa is Ghana’... This is a statement I frequently heard during my seven-month AYAD assignment in Ghana. Although cocoa production…

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