CARE's impact

Ending early child marriage: How Fikere turned her life around

“My life was dark before, but now there is light,” says Fikere.

Ending early child marriage: “I wanted to go back to school”

In the Amhara region of Ethiopia, where Eleni lives, almost half of all girls are married by the age of 15.

CARE at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

CARE had a big presence at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict held in London in June 2014 – find out more about our events and policy asks.

Supporting South Sudan’s most vulnerable refugees

Steven Gai fled to Uganda from fighting in South Sudan. He arrived alone, in a broken wheelchair he had been using for 10 years.

Congratulations to our London Marathon runners

Thank you and congratulations to all our wonderful London Marathon runners. You’re an inspiration to us all.

Educating girls in Afghanistan

Since 1994, CARE’s community-based education programme in Afghanistan has helped 120,000 students, 66% of whom are girls. A student in Khost province describes her experiences...

South Sudan: Helping the sick and the hungry

The outbreak of violence in South Sudan did not stop CARE from helping people hit by displacement and chaos.

Typhoon Haiyan: Rebuilding their own homes and communities

Aileen Militante's husband Edgar earns a living helping build other people's homes as a carpenter.