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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

Sep 10

School starts in Azraq Camp: Getting an education as a Syrian refugee

By CARE Australia September 10, 2014 0 comments
young girl in Syrian refugee camp participating in education program provided by CARE

Mais* (12), “I am 12 years old and I love my country. I also love school. I hope I can go back to Syria soon and finish my school there. I will start my sixth grade here in Azraq camp. I hope I will like school here as much as I liked it in Syria and that I will find new friends.” ©Johanna Mitscherlich/CARE

CARE is helping Syrian refugee children prepare to join the formal education system.

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Aug 29

CARE: One new Syrian refugee every 13 seconds

By CARE Australia August 29, 2014 0 comments

As the number of Syrian refugees passes three million today, international aid organisation CARE Australia said that every 13 seconds a Syrian becomes a refugee. Adam Poulter, head of CARE’s Humanitarian and Emergency Response Unit, said CARE had secured less than 25 per cent of the $200 million it needs…

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Dec 24

Wishes of Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon

By CARE Australia December 24, 2013 0 comments
Syrian refugee in Jordan

©Johanna Mitscherlich/CARE

“The wishlist” by Johanna Mitscherlich, Regional Emergency Communications Officer, CARE International CARE’s Johanna Mitscherlich will be spending her Christmas in Jordan, where CARE is helping refugees who have fled violence in Syria. When I was a child I used to write a wishlist before Christmas.  A few days before…

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