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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 10

School starts in Azraq Camp: Getting an education as a Syrian refugee

By CARE Australia September 10, 2014 0 comments
young girl in Syrian refugee camp participating in education program provided by CARE

Mais* (12), “I am 12 years old and I love my country. I also love school. I hope I can go back to Syria soon and finish my school there. I will start my sixth grade here in Azraq camp. I hope I will like school here as much as I liked it in Syria and that I will find new friends.” ©Johanna Mitscherlich/CARE

CARE is helping Syrian refugee children prepare to join the formal education system.

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Aug 13

Working in South Sudan: a photo story

By CARE Australia August 13, 2014 0 comments

CARE and World Food Programme staff work into the night to record the days activities during a rapid response mission to Pagak in South Sudan’s Upper Nile State. © Dan Alder/CARE

Working in South Sudan holds many challenges for staff to deliver life-saving assistance. A few of them are explained below. Impassable roads Delivering aid in South Sudan is a challenging endeavour – the country has very few paved roads and supplies can only be transported by air or boat. During…

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May 27

Magazine helping tackle illiteracy in Timor-Leste

By CARE Australia May 27, 2014 1 comment

School children in Timor-Leste read their copies of CARE's educational magazine Lafaek, which is the only publication in the country that uses the national language Tetun. ©Jane Dempster/CARE

CARE is producing educational magazines and radio broadcasts to help communities with literacy, numeracy and life skills.

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Mar 31

Vanuatu: A future for Futuna

By CARE Australia March 31, 2014 1 comment

Mala Silas is involved in a project to help the people of Futuna in Vanuatu build home gardens to bring them more food that can handle changing weather. patterns and diseases. ©CARE

CARE is helping the people of Vanuatu build home gardens to bring them more food that can handle changing weather patterns and diseases.

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