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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

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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Jul 10

Laos: Animal bank provides Pa with life-changing income

By CARE Australia July 10, 2013 0 comments

Since Pa joined the pig bank set up by CARE, her family now has enough to eat all year round and her two children are getting an education. ©Jeff Williams/CARE

CARE supports people in Laos to develop new ways of earning an income and improving food supply, health and hygiene.

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Jul 14

Food for thought in Cambodia

By CARE Australia July 14, 2010 0 comments

By Amelia Poxon, CARE Australia Communications Officer   Today, I met five mothers from Srae Angkrong Commune in Cambodia’s north-east. We sat around a table in the communal area of their small village, which boasts a colourful pagoda for Buddhist prayer, a meeting house and a playground. The topic of…

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