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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

Aug 18

Why I choose to be a humanitarian

By CARE Australia August 18, 2015 0 comments
Stav Zotalis, CARE Myanmar Country Director.

Stav Zotalis, CARE Myanmar Country Director. © CARE

Devastating, inspiring, complex: these are just some of the words used to describe what it’s like to work in some of the world’s toughest places. This World Humanitarian Day, four CARE workers share what drives them to work for humanity.

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Aug 17

Myanmar floods: Families lose everything

By CARE Australia August 17, 2015 0 comments
Communities affected by the Myanmar floods receive tarpaulins.

Communities affected by the Myanmar floods receive tarpaulins. © CARE

In the wake of the Myanmar floods, families have been left with nothing. But with your help, CARE is assisting communities to get back on their feet; often beginning with something as simple as a tarpaulin for shelter.

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Jul 20

Nepal Earthquake: Seeds of hope

By CARE Australia July 20, 2015 0 comments
CARE Nepal's Food Security Advisor Kabir Ekramul

With training in innovative farming methods, CARE Nepal's Kabir Ekramul believes Nepalese communities now have a brighter future ahead. © CARE

After two devastating earthquakes, how will Nepal recover? And how can the country become more resilient to disasters in the future? CARE Nepal's Food Security Advisor Kabir Ekramul explains how innovative farming methods are creating a way forward.

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Jul 13

In profile: CARE Niger’s Fatouma Zara Soumana works in emergencies

By CARE Australia July 13, 2015 0 comments
CARE Niger's gender in emergencies expert Fatouma Zara Soumana

CARE Niger's gender in emergencies expert Fatouma Zara Soumana ensures the needs of girls and women, as well as boys and men are met during relief efforts. © Frederic Courbert/CARE

When disaster strikes, CARE is ready to assist, thanks to staff on the ground like Fatouma Zara Soumana from CARE Niger. As a gender expert in the emergency space, Fatouma ensures the relief response meets the needs of women and girls as well as men and boys.

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