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A group of girls participating in the IMAGINE human-centered design process in Niger
10/10/18

Harnessing the market systems approach to delay first birth among married adolescents

Re-posted from the BEAM Exchange - the platform for sharing knowledge about market systems development.

Written by Raksha Vasudevan, MarketShare Associates Read More

CARE is supporting hundreds of families at a health facilitation center in Chad with family planning info and services.
7/11/18

On World Population Day, Reaffirming CARE’s Commitment to Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

 

In 1968 at the International Conference on Human Rights, family planning was declared a human right. Today, we mark the 50th anniversary of World Population Day and we celebrate this Read More

10/2/17

A young CARE supporter leads an inspiring effort in Malawi

Guest Post by Sydnie Cobb

Did you know that there are 62 million girls not currently in school around the globe? Or that half the women in the world above the age of 15 cannot read Read More

2/11/16

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

12/8/15

A Good Life is Waiting for Me

Meet Thumpa. At 16 years of age, she's slight and shy, but she's already made a decision that will change her life for the better. She has prevented her own child marriage.

Last year, her Read More

3/12/15

Getting the voices of women from disaster-affected communities into the UN World Humanitarian

Every year, hundreds of women’s rights activists come to New York to lobby governments in the United Nations on gender equality during the annual Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). This year Read More

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3/12/15

UN Commission on the Status of Women

Strong voices unite to call for gender equality and climate action.


 I am proud to be with our CARE International delegation together with over 9,000 participants from Read More

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3/10/15

Anastacia Makes Things Happen

International Women’s Day might be my favorite day of the year. It gives me a chance to reflect on all of the amazing women that I get to work with every day.


 This isn’t just Read More

3/8/15

Tanzania: Happy International Women's Day

All around the world, International Women's Day represents an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. The theme for 2015 is ‘Make it Happen’ and it Read More

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3/3/15

How much does it cost to save a life?

When a loved one passes away, you may rhetorically ask relatives and friends how much was this person’s life worth? “Millions, billions, or trillions?” Life is priceless; no amount of money can Read More

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