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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

Jan 14

Eyewitness account: Everything is urgent

By CARE Australia January 14, 2010 0 comments

Sophie Perez, CARE’s Country Director in Haiti, was in the CARE office in Port-au-Prince when the earthquake hit at about 5 p.m. local time Jan. 12, 2010. We reached her by phone at 6.30 a.m. local time January 13. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz, courtesy http://www.alertnet.org   It was terrifying. The quake…

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Dec 7

Vulnerable people need our leaders to lead

By CARE Australia December 7, 2009 0 comments

By Julie Webb, Climate Change Coordinator, CARE Australia Joining the CARE International delegation in Copenhagen is CARE Australia’s Climate Change Advisor, Julie Webb. Julie and the CARE delegation are there to remind the negotiating governments that the outcome of the talks must focus on, and help, the world’s poorest people –…

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Aug 20

Don’t forget the unseen humanitarians

By CARE Australia August 20, 2009 0 comments

By Marion Orchison, Emergency Program Officer I’m on the road this month in South East Asia, working with staff in our offices on emergency preparedness. People keep asking me how I celebrated World Humanitarian Day. I’m pleased that I was able to spend it with just a few of the…

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Apr 24

Hello world!

By CARE Australia April 24, 2009 0 comments

Hello, and welcome to the CARE Australia blog! We seek a world of hope, tolerance and social justice, where poverty has been overcome and people live in dignity and security. On this page you will see updates from us about country visits, CARE Cycle Challenges, special events and other important news from CARE Australia. There will be stories from the CARE teams in Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra, as well as from our project participants all around the world.

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