“I love going to school. I like seeing my friends and my favourite subjects are Portuguese and English. But it’s becoming more and more difficult to go to school, as I have to do so many other things and sometimes I feel very tired.” Fourteen year-old Patiente hopes the drought in Mozambique won't force her to drop out of school.
As World Humanitarian Day approaches on August 19, CARE’s Alain Lapierre looks back on a career motivated by passion for humanitarian work.
"In all my 16 years as a humanitarian aid worker, I have never seen anything like the violence that besieged Juba, South Sudan, last month." CARE’s Country Director in South Sudan, Fred McCray, writes about the challenges of working in a conflict setting.