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CARE works with individuals and communities in more than 90 countries around the world.

At the heart of CARE's work is our dedication to defending dignity and fighting poverty by empowering the world's greatest resource for change – women and girls.

Feb 17, 2017 | CARE staff spoke to several participants in our TEMPS project - which seeks to prevent child, early and forced marriage in Mali and Benin - about how the project has changed their way of thinking and how they have become advocates.
Feb 8, 2017 | Refugee and migrant women come together at the Melissa Network Center in Athens, Greece to interact, create and support themselves and each other. It is not just another refugee shelter - it is a home.
Feb 24, 2017 | CARE Program Officers Evelyne Morin and Sarah Anderson show how, with a little help from CARE, women and girls, men and boys are all working together to prevent child, early and forced marriage in Benin and Mali.
Feb 2, 2017 | Nadima Haydar is putting a wrench in gender stereotypes as a female plumber in Berseve 1 displaced persons camp in Northern Iraq. CARE's Maxime Michel shares her story.
Jan 25, 2017 | Jobeda went from being a child herself to being a wife to being an expectant mother - all in less than one year.
Jan 13, 2017 | "Every winter, we suffer." Barsha, like so many other refugees, is trying to survive the harsh realities of winter without enough of the provisions she needs.
Jan 4, 2017 | "My most cherished wish is for peace to return to Syria and for the rest of the world to be safe. Living in peace is the most important thing." A Syrian father’s wish for the New Year
Dec 23, 2016 | Read this inspiring a letter we recently received from a donor who received an original CARE Package in 1947.
Dec 22, 2016 | How are the holidays spent around the world? This time of year represents a time of celebration for many people – from Canada to South Sudan, it’s a time to be with friends and family in joy and peace. Check out some of traditions that take place in some of the countries we work in during the holidays:

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