William Hague talks about CARE's recent report on women's political participation in the Arab Spring uprisings and beyond, as well as what the UK Foreign Office and CARE International are doing to fight sexual violence in conflict.
In the space of a week, Jocelyn and her family faced two life-altering storms - one physical and one emotional, both devastating.
Instead of having the chance to learn and play, large numbers of Syrian refugee teenagers are left with no choice but to go out to work to support their families. These children are losing out on their childhoods, their educations, and potentially their dreams.
CARE International UK is pleased to announce that we have been allocated £2 million of UK aid to help 15,000 Syrian refugees in Jordan as well as 5,000 vulnerable Jordanians prepare as winter approaches.
American photographers Robert Fogarty and Ben Reece gave Syrian refugees living in Jordan felt-tip markers. They eagerly wrote messages to the world and its leaders on their arms. Then the photographers took their portraits.
About CARE International
CARE fights poverty and injustice in 86 countries around the world to help the world’s poorest people find routes out of poverty. CARE also delivers emergency aid to survivors of war and natural disasters, and helps people rebuild their lives in the aftermath.
CARE’s mission is to create lasting change in poor communities and put money where it is needed most: 94 pence in every £1 goes towards our poverty fighting programmes. That’s one of the highest rates among all the UK aid agencies.