by Holly Frew, CARE USA
Life as a refugee is a life in waiting. They are safe from violence but their lives are on hold. They...
Small talk can be difficult with someone who lives in Yemen.
Questions about family often turn to dead relatives.
Talk about a bad...
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How do you create a future for less than a penny?
How does a family go from hopelessness to a bright future? With a grant worth slightly less than a penny, a training, and a whole lot of hard work. Don’t buy it? Just ask Aliyi—a farmer in Read More
Everyone Deserves a Second Chance
Amanda Moll, knowledge and learning advisor, CARE’s education technical team
A second chance. A chance to re-do something. It’s something I think about on an almost daily basis, whether Read More
Girls’ Education: The Not-So Secret Weapon to Overcoming Poverty & Injustice
The first-ever United State of Women Summit is being held in Washington, DC this week from June 13-15. Some of the world’s most recognized women – First Lady Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey to name Read More
Peru: Coming together to improve Nutrition
It was a perfect April morning in Puno, Peru, sunshine covering every inch of earth in sight. Standing atop a hill in a small district of Huancané, I took it all in. Encircled by indigenous women Read More
One big step for the planet, five vital steps for the hungry
Today, on Earth Day, world leaders gathered in New York to take the next critical step in tackling climate change and ending hunger.
With the signing of the Paris Agreement by over 170 Read More
CARE-WWF Alliance and A Tale of Two Turtles
By Cathy Riley
A small gasp of excitement went up from our team of visitors today as the captain of our boat pointed out a marine turtle swimming nearby, through the shimmering Read More
Yemen: The Forgotten War
by Daw Mohammed, CARE Yemen
On a warm night in late March 2015 at around 2am I was sleeping soundly when suddenly two deafening explosions awoke me with a jolt. The house shook and Read More
How Changing the Way Pigs Sleep helps Moms in Vietnam Sleep Better
It seems like a simple change, but it has a big impact. Put pigs in a smaller pen with different material to sleep on, and you can reduce emissions, increase a family’s income by 50%, and empower Read More
Leading the Charge: Supporting Powerful Women in the Fight Against Hunger and Climate Change
Earlier this week, the US showed that it’s ready to help lead in the fight against climate change, making its first contribution of $500 million to the Green Climate Fund. And it couldn’t have Read More
Nama’s story: Homeless in your own home
by Thana Faroq
Despite the constant bombings, fighting, hunger and other difficulties most Yemenis continue to stay on in their homeland. Just over 170,000 of the Read More