In this strategy report, CARE explains its goal of economically empowering women by promoting access to decent jobs and women’s control over the economic benefits of their employment. CARE works to promote dignified work in many sectors in Asia, including the hospitality, entertainment and construction industries. However, the Made by Women strategy will specifically focus on the garment industry as an area in which CARE has extensive expertise and the potential to positively impact large numbers of women.
This two-page overview outlines CARE’s model for girl-led action to shift social and gender norms, why it is important and how it works. Girls in Action (also known as Learning Communities on the Move or LCOM) was originally developed in South Asia in partnership with the EMPower Foundation. Read MoreRead More
This issue spotlights Dave Gahan and Martin Gore, members of musical group Depeche Mode, who recently partnered with CARE to raise funds on their tour. Plus, a focus on Irina Ozhehova, who recently joined CARE Ukraine as a Rapid Response Officer after volunteering to help people in the region for over a decade. Read MoreRead More