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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

Feb 3

Walk in Her Shoes: “It feels good to give back”

By CARE Australia February 3, 2016 0 comments
Walk in Her Shoes participant Connie Mitsis pictured with her family, from left: Connie, husband Tom, daughter Katerina, eight, and Lucia, five.

Walk in Her Shoes participant Connie Mitsis pictured with her family, from left: Connie, husband Tom, daughter Katerina, eight, and Lucia, five. © CARE

What inspires a busy working mum from Sydney to walk 50km in the shoes of women and girls in developing countries to help fight poverty? Walk in Her Shoes participant Connie Mitsis says it’s all about teaching her two young daughters about the power of community and how good it feels to give back.

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Mar 19

Emily walks 42km barefoot for Walk In Her Shoes!

By CARE Australia March 19, 2015 2 comments

This is the third consecutive year 22-year-old university student Emily Sargeson will take on the Walk in Her Shoes challenge - barefoot and carrying 12 litres of water on her back! © Emily Sargeson/CARE

Thousands of Australians are currently taking part in the Walk In Her Shoes Challenge, including Emily Sargeson, who has the added challenge carrying 12L of water whilst walking barefoot, to raise funds and awareness for women and girls.   How have you found the challenge so far Emily? It…

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Mar 17

Walk In Her Shoes: Rebecca’s inspirational walk

By CARE Australia March 17, 2015 0 comments

Rebecca Skinner has taken on the Walk In Her Shoes Challenge to raise awareness and funds for women and girls in developing countries. © Rebecca Skinner

With the Walk In Her Shoes Challenge underway, we caught up with one of our inspirational walkers, Rebecca Skinner, on how she is tackling her 50km whilst walking with Tarlov Cyst Disease. How have you found the Walk In Her Shoes challenge so far Rebecca? I have found the challenge…

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