Stories

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.

Suffering in silence: The 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises

Every day, people across the Democratic Republic of Congo are dying because of conflict and violence – did you know?

Men and boys in displacement: in their own words

A new report by CARE highlights the particular challenges faced by displaced men and boys. Here, four male refugees tell their stories

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.

The toymaker of Azraq refugee camp

Mohammed tries to bring a little joy into the lives of Syrian refugees at Azraq camp in Jordan.

How UK aid is changing lives in the DRC

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

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