Women & Girls

3/15/16

CARE Applauds U.S. Government Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls

New strategy will empower girls by helping prevent the harmful practice of child marriage

 

2/26/16

Creating Space for Women to Participate Provides Mutual Benefits

It’s another hot and humid August morning in Ghana’s Upper West region.

2/11/16

Hope-saving, not just life-saving

Keeping your sense of self and, as a women, your femininity, can be hard when bombs are falling all around you and you’re running out of food and water, let alone makeup and perfume. But it is important.

12/21/15

Gifts of Lasting Change

By saving pennies a day, girls in Kenya’s largest slum fulfill a new season of promise and possibility.

6/4/15

CNN: Invisible Crisis Scars Children for Life

CARE was mentioned in this CNN story about its program in Guatemala that educates indigenous women chosen by their communities as "health promoters" on the basics of maternal and child health. 

3/3/15

White House Taps CARE to Help Train Peace Corps Volunteers under Let Girls Learn Initiative

WASHINGTON (March 3, 2015) — More than 50 years after former President John F.

12/17/14

Behind the Veil

The doctors wouldn’t tell me what had happened to my Arjun. He coughed and spat blood. I watched him withering. Some said he had cancer; some thought it was either tuberculosis or hepatitis.

11/25/14

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.

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