Women's Empowerment

8/23/18

Noor Kajol’s big dreams

Noor Kajol likes to stay busy. The 12-year-old fills her days studying Arabic, playing games with friends, and making art.

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

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