Violence Against Women


16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence: Join CARE in Advocating for Women's Rights

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is an international campaign to raise awareness about gender-based violence around the world.


Intergenerational Transmisssion of Gender Based Violence

In Sri Lanka, a CARE and Partners for Prevention study found that men who experienced childhood violence were 1.7 to 2 times more likely to be violent against their intimate partners then men who did not experience abuse.


Reports From The Field: Helene Gayle Visits South Sudan

CARE's CEO and President Helene Gayle recently visited South Sudan to see the growing humanitarian challenge and CARE's response.


Son, this is how to be a man

Michael Alandu is the governance advisor for CARE International in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He wrote this open letter to his three-year-old son, John Paul, explaining why he won't be at their home in the Atlanta suburbs for Father's Day.


Challenges and Success of EMERGE in Sri Lanka

4 Lessons and Successes of CARE Sri Lanka’s Men Engaging Project


A Man Engaged

Patoma Arama is 48 years old and a polygamist from the village of Ama, located 4 kilometers from Ouo, in the region of Mopti. In 2009, Patoma was identified by CARE Mali as a Community Relay for the promotion of maternal and child health.


Report: CARE warns of a growing scourge of sexual violence against women and girls in South Sudan conflict

OSLO, Norway  – As the world’s donors and governments gather in Olso, Norway tomorrow to discuss how best to respond to the conflict and looming food crisis in South Sudan, CARE International warns of a wave of sexual violence that is worsening as the emergency in the country dee