East and Central Africa
CARE in East and Central Africa
In fiscal year 2013, we worked in 86 countries, supporting 927 humanitarian aid and development projects to reach more than 97 million people. We carried out programs in the following 11 countries throughout East and Central Africa:
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- South Sudan
CARE East and Central Africa Regional Management Unit (ECARMU)
P.O. Box 2039-00202, KNH Post Office, Nairobi, Kenya
Office: +254 (0) 20 280 7000
Fax: +254 (0) 20 280 722
Notes from the Field: South Sudan
Almost 5 million people in South Sudan need emergency assistance now, and 3.7 million are at high risk for hunger.
Second Chances: Releasing the Power of Girls in Tanzania
Through the MEMKWA program supported by CARE, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and the Kahama District Council, Rahma, Stephanie and hundreds of girls like them are back in school, achieving success, and serving as role models for their peers.
CARE currently works in 11 countries in East and Central Africa (ECA), implementing long-term programs to fight poverty, respond to humanitarian emergencies, and advocate for policy change to improve the lives of the poorest populations.