Stories

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.

#March4Women 2018: Thousands march for gender equality

A star line-up entertained and inspired thousands who marched for gender equality at CARE International's #March4Women in London.

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.

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