Women's Empowerment

8/7/18

D. R. Congo: One of the World’s Forgotten Humanitarian Crises in Urgent Need of International Attention

A surge in violent conflict and inter-communal tensions has forced more than 781,000 Congolese, many of them women and children, to flee their homes since 2017.

7/19/18

CARE Welcomes Senate Introduction of Women's Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act

WASHINGTON (July 19, 2018) -- CARE, the global poverty-fighting organization, applauds the introd

7/17/18

CARE Applauds Bipartisan House Passage of Women’s Economic Empowerment Bill

WASHINGTON — CARE, the global humanitarian and development organization, welcomes House passage of the Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018 (HR.5480), a bipartisan bill that helps women around the world access the financial tools, resources, and rights necessary fo

6/29/18

BBC: The health risks of maturing early

The BBC published a commentary about the health risks of maturing early, which can subject girls to a greater threat of sexual harassment and violence and lead to elevated rates of depression, substance abuse, eating disorders and anti-social behaviors in adulthood.

6/11/18

Shondaland: #TimesUp, #MeToo, and the Global Movement for Women's Rights

Shondaland, the pioneering storytelling company by television producer, Shonda Rhimes, highlighted CARE’s work to eradicate poverty and promote development through the emp

6/5/18

CARE Enterprises and Bamboo Capital Partners Join Forces to Tackle Poverty in South and Southeast Asia

SINGAPORE (June 6, 2018) — Businesses that improve the lives of people living in poverty across South and Southeast Asia were boosted today by the announcement of a strategic partnership between Bamboo Capital Partners (“Bamboo”) and CARE Enterprises (“CEI”).

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