CARE’s analysis shows that COVID-19 outbreaks in development or humanitarian contexts could disproportionately affect women and girls in a number of ways, including adverse effects on their education, food security and nutrition, health, livelihoods, and protection.
In Fiscal Year 2020, CARE had 629 projects in its portfolio on food and nutrition security and resilience to climate change. These projects have reached 23 million people (56% of whom are women and girls) directly and 76 million people indirectly across 76 countries. Read MoreRead More
This report covers progress to date of the Ignite program as of July 2021. The Ignite program aims to reach 3.9 million entrepreneurs by 2022, directly supporting 131,000 entrepreneurs, with a strong focus on women in Pakistan, Peru and Vietnam. Read MoreRead More
In April and May 2021, CARE undertook new research in Afghanistan, Ecuador, and Turkey—three countries representing varied displacement contexts—to better understand how COVID-19 is impacting the health and protection of displaced women and girls. This high-level summary provides an overview of the key findings and recommendations from this research. Read More