Women and girls

South Sudan: How CARE supports families when hunger strikes

Mary and Natalia are facing down hunger in South Sudan through improved seeds, tools and farmer training.

DRC crisis: 'Our neighbours were killed and our house burned down'

According to the UN Children's Fund, more than 60,000 Congolese refugees have arrived in Uganda since the beginning of the year. Here, some of them tell their stories

Azraq refugee camp, four years on: view from a CARE staff member

Four years ago, Azraq refugee camp in Jordan opened its doors to people fleeing the conflict in Syria. Today, it is home to 55,000 people.

Eastern Ghouta, Syria: A story of life under siege

What is it like to live under siege? Read one woman’s story of how ordinary people struggle to stay alive.

Syrian women refugees: Ready to lead the way

Two Syrian refugee women in Jordan describe how CARE’s Women Leadership Councils initiative has transformed their lives

When women no longer have to walk for water

For communities in Afar, Ethiopia, everything depends on access to water. Find out how CARE's project is helping women and girls.

World Water Day: How women farmers can overcome drought

On World Water Day, find out how CARE is helping women farmers in Tanzania grow more food, with less water.

Rabya’s story: How your donation helps girls go to school

Rabya in Ethiopia has overcome the stigma that was stopping her going to school during menstruation – thanks to CARE's UK Aid Match funded project.

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