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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

Aug 8

Ethiopia: Village groups provide a new home and a new hope

By CARE Australia August 8, 2013 0 comments

Radiya, a widow with five children, is part of a CARE village savings and loan group in Ethiopia. ©Josh Estey/CARE

CARE's village groups provide vital agricultural production training to help improve lives in many of the world's poorest communities.

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Aug 24

One woman working to lift nine others out of poverty with her

By CARE Australia August 24, 2012 0 comments

By Kevin Hawkins, Development Education intern Help raise awareness for women like Sherbato who go without the basics everyday – visit Go Bare to give women the basics. Looking after a large family can be tough. Looking after a large family alone is even tougher, especially if you…

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Aug 15

Ghana is cocoa, and cocoa is Ghana

By CARE Australia August 15, 2012 4 comments

By Louise Atkins, an Australian Youth Ambassador for Development (AYAD) who has recently returned to Australia from a seven-month assignment working in the CARE Ghana office. ‘Ghana is cocoa, and cocoa is Ghana’... This is a statement I frequently heard during my seven-month AYAD assignment in Ghana. Although cocoa production…

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