In profile: CARE Canada’s Maxime Michel

Here is one of many inspiring CARE Canada staff members we’d like to introduce you to – Maxime Michel. Maxime is a Program Manager in CARE’s Humanitarian Assistance & Emergencies Team (HAET). She shares her passion for her job and what has inspired her to continue to do the work that she does. What is…

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My foodie tour of the West Bank and Gaza

Written by Maxime Michel, a Program Manager with CARE Canada’s Humanitarian Assistance and Emergencies Team (HAET) I’m standing across from tables full of pastries, honey, cheeses, and olive oil. People hurry to buy the handmade soap before it runs out; vendors restock theirs display tables to show off their delicacies. No, I’m not at a…

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Encouraging healthy pregnancies and safe deliveries in Tanzania

Text and photos by Maxime Michel, Program Officer for CARE Canada Pregnancy is a thrilling time for most expectant mothers in Canada. Beyond the excitement, it’s normal for any woman to feel a little trepidation about her coming arrival. But thanks to our modern health care system, women can regularly meet their practitioner for prenatal…

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