Rights

FGM: Was it a blessing when they cut me?

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

The fight against FGM: How an Imam is speaking out

Sheikh Mohammed Yusuf is speaking out about female genital mutilation – a subject considered taboo by most Somali men.

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.

#16days against GBV: A harrowing story of sexual violence

Begum says it’s easy to identify the worst three days of her life. They are her last three days spent in Myanmar.

Syrian refugees in Jordan: Making progress at Azraq camp

Find out what has changed and what life is like for Syrian refugee families living in Azraq camp, Jordan.

World Day for Decent Work: Heard, respected, paid

World Day for Decent Work: thanks to a CARE project in Cambodia, female construction workers finally feel that they can work safely.

Diary from Syria: To live or die with dignity

An aid worker in Syria calls on the world to feel the magnitude of the Syrian people’s suffering.

“We always thought that Europe was civilised” – a refugee’s story

“No one is able to help me and my family. We are tired of this.”

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