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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

Oct 24

Saving Lives in Bihar, India

By CARE Australia October 24, 2016 0 comments

CARE is helping transform Bihar’s healthcare system, and improve the quality of services available. Bihar, in India, is home to millions of people living on or below the poverty line – in some rural parts, it can be up to 60 per cent. According to India’s 2013 census data, maternal…

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Feb 22

The day I met Soun and Jan

By CARE Australia February 22, 2016 0 comments

CARE Australia staffer Meagan Patroni saw firsthand the challenges faced by mothers in rural and remote communities when she visited Laos late last year. © CARE

Late last year, CARE Australia staffer Megan Patroni travelled to Laos. There she saw firsthand the challenges faced by women – mothers in Laos are 79 times more likely to die during childbirth than mothers in Australia – as well as the life-changing different your support is making.

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