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

The best part of our work is sharing the stories of the people we serve – whether directly from them or via our staff in the field, through words, photos, videos, and more. These stories represent why we do the work that we do and they inspire us each and every day.

A mother negotiates the space between her family’s well-being, livelihoods, and child labour: “Even if it is difficult, I prefer to live alone with my children.”
Mangal Bahadur B.K, who belongs to the Dalit community of Nepal, shares his experiences about the problems faced by the community after the earthquake.
The village of Mandre's school was destroyed after the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25. As monsoon season is about to set in, the school is preparing to reopen.
CARE asked colleagues and women and girls affected by the earthquake in Nepal what the greatest needs are.
“We were planning to send her to school this year, but we won’t be able to do that. Her father works in a cement warehouse. He is the only person in our family who earns income. During the earthquake, stacks of cement fell on his legs and now he is in the hospital."
“I’m so afraid to deliver my baby. We lost everything. I have no clothes for him and our food resources are running out,” said Mingwa.
On April 25, the idyllic village of Paslang nestled among Nepal’s high mountain ranges was almost completely destroyed as a result of the earthquake that rocked Nepal.
Nepal was rocked by an 8.0 magnitude earthquake that killed over 8,500 people and destroyed thousands of homes in 1934. 80 years later, Kaman is reliving the nightmare for a second time.
Seventeen year-old Aziza lived in the Central African Republic’s capital Bangui with her parents, sisters and brothers. Her entire family was killed as a result of the conflict in her country and she fled to neighbouring Chad, along with roughly 97,000 of her fellow citizens. Despite living as a refugee in Chad, Aziza still has hopes and dreams for a bright future.

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