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Malawi

School Children in Malawi Receive Sanitation Facilities and Hygiene Education

Africare/Malawi’s Water, Sanitation & Hygiene project has brought sanitation facilities as well as hygiene education to hundreds of school children in the Mulanje district. In addition, at this moment, three rural schools have benefited from the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
30 Oct 2014

Angola + 8 more

American Idol visits Africare project in Angola

Africare-Angola hosted American Idol winner Carrie Underwood for a special taping of "Idol Gives Back," a program which aims to raise money and awareness for children and families living in poverty in the U.S. and abroad. The taping, which focused…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Help Africare beat cholera in Zimbabwe

Help Africare fight cholera in Zimbabwe by increasing communities' access to clean, safe water and proper sanitary facilities. Cholera cases and deaths are significantly increasing every day. According to the Daily Cholera Update, on February 19, Zimbabwe experienced 1,900 new…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan + 1 more

Sudan: Darfur - "On a knife-edge"

"The United Nations has described the situation in Darfur as a crisis of 'enormous proportions.' The survival of the hundreds of thousands of displaced is on a knife-edge" (BBC News, May 6, 2004). Ultimately, as the atrocities have continued,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: The Bonde family - a World AIDS Day story

Mr. and Mrs. Bonde live in Chivhaku village in Zimbabwe, Southern Africa: the region that is the world epicenter of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Every day, this family battles HIV/AIDS and its effects. Today, World AIDS Day 2007, Africare honors…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Dedicated to care: Empowering male caregivers in Zimbabwe

Africare's Male Empowerment Project in Zimbabwe is challenging traditional by increasing male involvement in home-based care services given to rural people living with AIDS. The project equips men with the training and support necessary to become effective secondary caregivers -…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Malawi + 2 more

Southern Africa food relief

Help provide critical food and humanitarian relief to people in Southern Africa in the countries of Malawi, Zimbabwe and Zambia, facing drought and low food harvests. The regional food crisis in Southern Africare is worsening significantly. Zambia declared a national…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Malawi + 2 more

New approaches to alleviating chronic food insecurity in Southern Africa

Tiny and landlocked, Malawi sits south of Tanzania between Mozambique and Zambia in Southern Africa. With chronic food insecurity in Malawi and throughout Southern Africa, many assume that such hardship is somehow endemic in Africa. What, then, can people…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Somalia + 3 more

Omega Psi Phi donates to East African tsunami relief effort

On September 7, 2005, Africare welcomed five senior members of the Third District of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. The Third District includes 40 chapters in Virginia and the District of Columbia. Members presented Africare President Julius E. Coles…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Rwanda

Africare works to bring improved health and reconciliation to the people of Rwanda

In April 1994, genocide swept the nation of Rwanda. Africare had begun work 12 years prior to this period, developing communities and lending aid to refugees. And Africare remained in Rwanda after the conflict subsided, providing emergency health care…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Africare
Posted:
21 Mar 2011