This essay focuses on food aid and services. Think of this opportunity as a way to reflect on your practice and how we can all do better.
After viewing the film WIT identify two pivotal moments which struck you as opportunities for better psychosocial care. Describe these moments, your initial reaction, and what you would do differently if you were the care provider. Think of this opportunity as a way to reflect on your practice and how we can all do better.
The last food package was deliver in 1967 and the last tools package in 1968 . Over 100 million CARE Packages had been deliver worldwide since the first shipment to France. Although 1968 marked the official “retirement” of the CARE Package the format would occasionally be use again. For example in CARE’s relief to the republics of the former Soviet Union and to survivors of the Bosnian War. The concept was also revive in 2011 as an online campaign encouraging donors to fill a “virtual. CARE Package” with food aid and services such as education and healthcare.
Partnership agreements with governments led programmes to become country-wide rather than target only to a few communities. CARE’s programmes during this era focus largely. Nn the construction of schools and nutrition centres, and the continue distribution of food. Nutrition centres in particular would become one of CARE’s major areas of concentration. Linking with school feeding programs and nutrition education aimed at new mothers.
Projects became increasingly multi-faceted, providing for example not only health education. But also access to clean water and an agricultural program to improve nutrition. The multi-year planning system also increased the scope for country-wide projects and partnerships with local governments. A 1977 project for example provided for the construction of over 200 pre-schools and kindergartens. Throughout Chile over several years, jointly funded by CARE and the Chilean Ministry of Education.[