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

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

Mar 7

Walk In Her Shoes this International Women’s Day

By CARE Australia March 7, 2014 0 comments

International Women’s Day, March 8, is a day to reflect upon the progress made by women in the struggle for equality, peace and development; to celebrate the contributions of women and to call for further change. Despite all the gains made for women’s rights around the world, women and girls…

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Jan 14

Ethiopia: Clean water and money begin to flow

By CARE Australia January 14, 2014 2 comments

Beletech is chairperson of her village's Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Committee. Despite their name, the group does much more than just improve access to clean water and sanitation in their community. ©Josh Estey/CARE

CARE water and hygiene projects in Ethiopia are bringing new opportunities to remote villages.

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Dec 24

Wishes of Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon

By CARE Australia December 24, 2013 0 comments
Syrian refugee in Jordan

©Johanna Mitscherlich/CARE

“The wishlist” by Johanna Mitscherlich, Regional Emergency Communications Officer, CARE International CARE’s Johanna Mitscherlich will be spending her Christmas in Jordan, where CARE is helping refugees who have fled violence in Syria. When I was a child I used to write a wishlist before Christmas.  A few days before…

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Oct 28

Preparing for disaster in PNG

By CARE Australia October 28, 2013 1 comment

In 2013, nearly half of the world's natural disasters occur in the Asia-Pacific. ⒸCARE

CARE is helping people in PNG, including those living with disability, to be better protected during times of emergency.

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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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