Health

FGM: Was it a blessing when they cut me?

Women poets in Somalia are speaking out against the practice of female genital mutilation.

Fatima's story: How family planning is changing lives

The Trump administration's 'global gag' means women have less access to family planning services - but thanks to CARE, Fatima in Nigeria got the help she needed.

My biggest wish for 2018 is peace in Yemen

CARE's Abdulhakim Al-Ansi returns to Yemen after four years away to find his fellow Yemenis facing a desperate humanitarian crisis.

How UK aid is changing lives in the DRC

UK aid is enabling young people to access sexual and reproductive health services without stigma.

Seven years of conflict: A midwife’s day in Syria

World Humanitarian Day 2017: a day in the life of Khawla, a midwife at a CARE-supported health centre in Aleppo.

A day in the life: Midwife to 100,000 refugees

World Humanitarian Day 2017: a day in the life of Mary, a midwife in Imvepi refugee settlement, Uganda.

Yemen: Cholera outbreak piles on the misery

Yemen is facing an acute cholera outbreak that is making even worse the already dire humanitarian crisis in the country.

Family planning: Why it’s a human right

Family Planning Summit: why women and girls displaced by disaster or conflict need access to contraceptives.

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