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From the email: "Mupete is 7 years old and weighs just 11 kilograms.
The average 7-year-old child weighs about twice that."
The World Food Programme has sent out another email regarding the food crisis and conflict in the Central African Republic.
Children like Mupete in the CAR are severely malnourished.
The WFP has released another urgent notice regarding the crisis in the Central African Republic.
From the website: "A major humanitarian catastrophe is developing in Central African Republic (C.A.R.), one of the poorest countries in the world. Children here already face enormous challenges – now, they’re staring death in the face."
For a limited time, donations made to support those in need in the Central African Republic will be doubled.
The Huffington post has an article on the current crisis in the Central African Republic. According to the article, this current wave of violence has lasted over a year.
From the article: "The UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Food Programme (WFP) said the widespread conflict had 'caused the destruction of livelihoods, loss of food…Continue
The International Rescue Committee has an interesting article on the importance of teaching children to read and the development of other foundation skills, even in places affected by conflict.
From the article: "In Pakistan, we are utilizing an in-service teacher training model for educators already at…Continue
Rafiatu Lawal grew up in Ghana and now works as a part of the Cama network to help young women work towards their goals.
From an article on the Christian Science Monitor, Lawal says: "Cama brings together educated young African women and encouraged my leadership and personal skills. It also taught me that we have to be each…Continue
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