Curious about holiday traditions around the world? Here are a few of the beautiful ways that people celebrate in some of countries that CARE works in: SOUTH SUDAN: A day of peace and unity In many South Sudanese communities, December 25th is considered to be a time of holy celebration but also as a day…

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Photo essay: Women farmers around the world Women produce half of the world’s food, yet they’re often lacking the same access to resources—like tools, knowledge, access to markets—that men have. When you support women farmers around the world, you’re not only improving their lives, but the lives of their families and communities for generations to…

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There is so much going on in the world sometimes it feels like you are only getting a taste of what all the issues are. That’s why we found five great documentaries (that you can watch on Netflix right now!) that delve deeper into just a few of these global issues. So grab some popcorn…

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In a time when social media consumes so much of our eyeballs, we’re here to suggest some good old-fashioned ways to get informed and to experience new perspectives on togetherness and ending inequality. Here are five books that are sure to crack your brain open to new perspectives. Flip that page! Always Another Country, Sisonke…

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By Andrea Crosley, March on Ottawa Andrea Crosley currently lends her energy to several worthy Ottawa business ventures, and outstanding organizations like CARE Canada, and March On Canada/Ottawa. She is on the Women’s March Organizing Committee for the third year. She believes that the only way to overcome inequality is to build understanding and connection.  …

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Walking up the steps to a small concrete building nestled amidst oak and cypress trees, it’s hard to believe that this is the site of such a big and important operation. A childcare centre next door fills the air with children’s laughter and I find myself breaking into a smile. We’re in Al Shyoukh, Hebron, in the West Bank…

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Episode Transcript Kasia Souchen: 00:01 Hello and welcome to 15 minutes to change the world. Where in 15 minutes. You can learn a bit more about the world and how you can help change it. My name is Kasia Souchen at CARE Canada and the host of this podcast. CARE fights poverty by empowering women…

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