WASHINGTON—CARE USA Chief Operating Officer, Heather Higginbottom, told a congressional committee today that “continued American engagement in diplomacy and development is essential in building a future worth having for ourselves, our children, and our neighbors around the world.”
WASHINGTON—CARE USA welcomes the launch of the Trump administration’s Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (WGDP) initiative to economically empower 50 million women around the world through 2025.
WASHINGTON—CARE, the global humanitarian and development organization, calls the Trump Administration’s approach to border security “self-defeating and inhumane.”
Sheba Crocker, CARE USA’s Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice, said:
WASHINGTON—CARE, the global humanitarian and development organization, welcomes today’s historic passage in the House and Senate of the Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment (WEEE) Act of 2018.
Originally published by Devex on November 1, 2018.
Congratulations to all of the Representatives and Senators who will soon take their places in the 116th Congress. Having run for office myself, I know what an extraordinary commitment it is to put yourself into the public arena.