Photo essay: Women farmers around the world

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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Hungry for change: Women entrepreneurs in the West Bank

ShareTweetShareEmail Hungry for change: Women entrepreneurs in the West Bank Jan 16, 2019 By Laura Banks, CARE Canada 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…

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Ending inequality in the West Bank

ShareTweetShareEmail Ending inequality in the West Bank Dec 5, 2018 By Kasia Souchen, CARE Canada’s Marketing Outreach Manager This was the third street we had turned down to try to find a route to get us back to Ramallah, West Bank. There was tear gas used on some of the routes so it wasn’t safe…

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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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