"They came with their gasoline and their matches."
How access to healthcare and family planning is helping Hadiza regain control after losing so much
CARE’s SAFPAC (Supporting Access to Family Planning and Post-Abortion Care) projects on sexual and reproductive health are featured in an article published by Girl Globe, explaining the programs to fight gender-based violence in countries like Democratic Republic of Congo, Chad, and Mali.
Bipartisan bill will ensure that gender-based violence is a top U.S. foreign policy priority
“You women and girls are inferior human beings. This is God’s will and nothing can be done to change that," an old man in the Democratic Republic of Congo recently said to me.
*Trigger Warning: Sexual assault
In the past year, more than 1.4 million people had to flee their homes because of continuous armed conflict in Mbujimayi, in the Oriental Kasai province in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
“Worst conditions I have seen” in 20 years of working with refugees, says country director
Tackling gender based violence in Zambia by expanding access to quality comprehensive services and promoting gender equality
BSIC is improving the health, safety and working conditions of beer promoters by setting industry standards.
The Case for Placing South Sudan’s Healthcare System at the Heart of the Humanitarian Response
This 32 page guidance document is a practical guide for thinking about GBV in non-GBV programs.
This 88 page manual describes CARE's work in Rwanda on engaging men as allies in women's economic empowerment.
A CARE-authored article in the War and Trauma foundation that deals with the impacts of conflict on women's well-being and how working...
This 5 page brief discusses what we know about GBV in education and how childhood exposure to GBV impacts behavior later in life. It...
This 28 page report describes a literature review of what we know about preventing GBV in educational settings, as well as key...
TESFA is a 3 year project funded by the Nike Foundation that works to improve economic, and sexual and reproductive health outcomes for...
See the brief summary of our findings from engaging men and boys in the Balkans.
Read about the Young Men's Initiative in the Balkans and what we're learning about how working with men and boys can lead to women's...
Outlines the major findings of the Great Lakes Advocacy Initiative in Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda and the DRC from 2009 to 2013.
Stategies, Results and Impacts of Evaluations 2011 - 2013
CARE calls for action during the Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London, June 2014.
This 12 page report on Gender-Based Violence in South Sudan, from May 2014, provides the results of interviews and research CARE is...
Village savings and loans groups within a holistic socio-economic approach to helping survivors of sexual and other forms of gender...
We call on donor governments to address the specific needs of women and girls affected by the crisis in Syria.
Bangladesh faces one of the highest rates of domestic violence worldwide.
Engaging Men for Women’s Empowerment in Burundi
An Advocacy Guide for Grassroots Activists in Burundi
Lessons From CARE Zambia
Preventing and responding to GBV is an integral part of CARE’s commitment to promoting gender equality and ending poverty.
Migrant experiences between India, Nepal and Bangladesh.
Fostering alliances for action against gender based violence in Benin