Economic Development

4/24/18

Samuel’s Trees Continue to Bear Fruit

Samuel Abreha, a 43-year-old mother of three, used to depend on the government safety net and some income from her farm to feed her family. Now she’s famous in the Raya Azebo district of Tigray in northern Ethiopia as a successful business woman. How did she make this dramatic change?

3/28/18

The sewing circle of Arua

Regina arrived at Rhino Camp, a settlement of South Sudanese refugees in northwest Uganda’s Arua district, in July 2016. She’d fled her home in South Sudan, with her five siblings and two of her children, the youngest only 2 months old.  

2/12/18

CARE’s Second Annual Scale X Design Challenge Rewards Innovation with $400,000 in Grants

The competition is the culmination of CARE’s Scale X Design Accelerator, which quickens the pace at which innovative programs reach scale 

 

11/5/17

Sen Shows How Empowering Women Benefits Everyone

Feeling inferior. Being ignored. Having limited control over decisions in her family. This was the situation Sen, 31, experienced every day.

10/20/17

Sophat: Wife, Peer Leader, Construction Worker

Sophat, 26, moved from her home province to Cambodia’s capital city four years ago and has been working in construction ever since.

10/2/17

Lantana Abdou: A Woman on the Move

“Thanks to CARE I have become a mirror for the women of my community.”

9/6/17

The Power of a Good Word

Neighborhood Committees in Lebanon Show That Facing Problems Together Makes Them Conquerable

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