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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

Dec 26

10,000 letters from tsunami survivors delivered at Boxing Day Test

By CARE Australia December 26, 2014 0 comments
Volunteers hand out letters

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CARE Australia and the Australian cricket community have partnered in a moving event to mark 10 years since the Boxing Day tsunami, with 10,000 letters of thanks from tsunami survivors delivered to cricket fans at the Commonwealth Bank Boxing Day Test.

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Jul 22

Three years on from famine, Somalia now at high risk of relapse

By CARE Australia July 22, 2014 0 comments


Three years after famine was declared in Somalia, CARE has joined other aid agencies to warn the global community that the east African nation is now at high risk of relapse unless support is significantly increased. During the famine, 260,000 Somali lives were lost to hunger, malnutrition and disease. In…

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Aug 9

Reporting from Dadaab Camp: 500,000 likely to arrive by the end of the year

By CARE Australia August 9, 2011 0 comments

By Adam Poulter,  Emergency Response Manager for CARE Australia, writing from Kenya. Adam Poulter, CARE Australia's Emergency Response Manager Today, I spoke to a young woman who had walked for twenty days with her two children. They left their home due to the drought which has dried up all drinking water…

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