We seek a world of hope, tolerance and social justice, where poverty has been overcome and people live in dignity and security.
Gender-based violence is one of the most widespread – but least recognized – human rights abuses in the world. Globally, one out of three women will be beaten, coerced into sex or otherwise abused in her lifetime. This violence is happening to our sisters, mothers, grandmothers, aunts and daughters around the world.
This violence leaves survivors with long-term psychological and physical trauma; tears away at the social fabric of communities; and is used with terrifying effect in conflict settings, with women as the main target.
An 8-country study to understand rainfall, food security and human mobility.
September 2012 Issue of CARE's Poverty Environment & Climate Change Network Newsletter
Mapping the Effects of Climate Change on Human Migration and Displacement
We believe that the greatest remaining obstacles to girls’ education were not a lack of schools or teachers, but the low social status in which girls are held.