No child should grow up with such a name

How does one react when being told that the name of a new-born child means "one who has lost everything and whose people are eternally persecuted"?

Syrian refugees: School is a fading memory

For Syrian refugee children such as eleven-year-old Hani, childhood is a fading memory.

"Girls should wear school uniforms, not wedding dresses"

When Muzoon became a refugee she thought her life had come to an end. But what she found was the challenge of her life...

To the leaders of South Sudan: Look into your hearts

As I dodge a swarm of mosquitoes at the Malakal camp, I realise how deeply angry I am about the situation in South Sudan.

From child bride to champion of girls’ rights

Consolata in Burundi was married at 16 - but now she is pushing back on all of the messages that tell women they don’t matter.

Challenging male attitudes: Laura Bates’ diary from Kosovo

Laura Bates, founder of the Everyday Sexism Project, describes her visit to Kosovo to see CARE’s work teaching young men about gender equality.

‘Be a Man’: Changing male attitudes in the Balkans

Participants in the Young Men Initiative talk about how attitudes are changing in the new generation of young men in the Balkans.

What the boys do: The Young Men Initiative in the Balkans

What do the boys who take part in the Young Men Initiative actually do?