Livelihoods

Meet Joyce: A refugee who is taking back control

Joyce fled from violence in South Sudan, and now leads a women’s group in a refugee settlement in Uganda.

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.

International Women’s Day: A Yemeni woman’s journey to empowerment

A Yemeni woman tells the story of how she overcame gender discrimination to build a successful business.

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.

Yemen: Helping people in a collapsing country

Despite the ongoing conflict in Yemen, CARE is providing safe water and cash-for-work assistance to people in remote villages.

Investing in the future: How UK aid transforms lives in Zimbabwe

UK aid is transforming lives through a CARE cash transfer programme. Find out how it helps women in rural Zimbabwe.

East Africa crisis: “We share what little we have”

Women's groups in Somalia are using their savings to help others - but as famine looms, their money is running out.

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