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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

Jun 23

South Sudan: ‘Raping women as punishment’

By CARE Australia June 23, 2014 0 comments

Aimee Ansari, CARE’s Country Director in South Sudan. Photo: CARE

You can support CARE’s work by Aimee Ansari, CARE’s Country Director in South Sudan Sometimes when I give an interview, I have to turn off the part of my brain that analyses what I’m saying.  The implications of what I’m telling are too…

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May 22

‘Humanitarian catastrophe’ in South Sudan

By CARE Australia May 22, 2014 0 comments

Donate to CARE’s South Sudan Appeal by Robert Glasser, CARE International Secretary General Three years ago, the world witnessed the birth of a new nation, as the people of South Sudan united in eager, hopeful anticipation. People sang independence songs, and a huge clock in the centre of…

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May 14

The Federal Budget: What it means for the world's poor

By CARE Australia May 14, 2014 0 comments

by Robert Yallop, Principal Executive – International Operations, CARE Australia In the lead up to last night’s budget, the overwhelming message was of a ‘tough budget’; that Australia’s balance sheet is in dire straits. The reality is that if the Government does have a budget problem, it is not due…

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Apr 23

South Sudan: CARE staff swing into action

By CARE Australia April 23, 2014 0 comments

By Dan Alder CARE’s daily routine in Bentiu, South Sudan was interrupted by fighting this week, but project coordinator Rose Ejuru found plenty to do. She immediately changed roles, reverting to her medical training as a nurse to help tend several hundred patients who flowed into the clinic located inside…

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Jan 24

Cambodia: The very model of a modern male teacher

By CARE Australia January 24, 2014 0 comments

Mr Sen, 22, has been instrumental in bringing bilingual education to his hometown in Cambodia. ©Josh Estey/CARE

Mr Sen has been instrumental in bringing bilingual education to his hometown in Cambodia.

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Dec 27

Syrian refugee crisis: Giving birth in a foreign land

By CARE Australia December 27, 2013 0 comments

By Johanna Mitscherlich, Regional Emergency Communications Officer, CARE International A 45-minute drive from Amman, the capital of Jordan, a bumpy road leads to a sea of tents. Children are playing next to big barrels filled with rainwater, rusty cages with chickens and goats, and burning piles of rubbish. Sahab, aged…

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