Violence Against Women

12/12/19

CARE Celebrates the Senate Introduction of the International Violence Against Women Act

WASHINGTON (December 12, 2019) – The global poverty-fighting organization CARE is pleased to welcome the bipartisan Senate introduction of the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA)* (S.3037).

12/6/19

Ethiopia, A Decade of Results and Learning

CARE Ethiopia is proud of the learning we have generated particularly in nontraditionally gendered areas regarding the importance and key contributions that empowerment of women and girls makes to poverty alleviation such as food security, resilience and climate change.

4/24/19

CARE Responds to UN Resolution on Sexual Violence

WASHINGTON (April 24, 2019) – The global humanitarian and development organization CARE has issued the following statement in response to the UN resolution on sexual violence in conflict.
 
David Ray, CARE USA’s Vice President of Policy and Advocacy, said:
 

9/13/18

Venezuela: Mismatched Migration Policies Leave Displaced People in Dire Conditions Between Borders

QUITO (September 13, 2018) - The international community urgently needs to step up funding and better coordinate their efforts to support hundreds of thousands of refugees from Venezuela, warns aid organization CARE. 

8/29/18

The refugee fighting sexual violence

Earlier this year, tens of thousands of Congolese risked their lives to flee their conflict-ridden country and seek refuge in Uganda. Pema* is one of them. At the time, fighting was raging in Ituri, her home province, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.  

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