Women and girls

World Humanitarian Day: Celebrating the #RealLifeHeroes

This World Humanitarian Day, let’s celebrate local humanitarian workers: women, men, and young people working to meet the needs of their communities.

Conflict, crisis, and gender-based violence: A story from South Sudan

Read about one woman’s experiences, hopes and fears as South Sudan marks the 9th anniversary of independence.

How to respond to increased gender-based violence during COVID-19

Find out how CARE is providing support to women experiencing gender-based violence in East, Central and Southern Africa.

World Refugee Day 2020: How refugees are coping during the COVID-19 pandemic

Refugees and displaced people are at particular risk from the coronavirus pandemic. Find out how they are responding.

Meet Rehema: A refugee, survivor, and women’s advocate

Rehema fled to Uganda from violence in the DRC. She draws on her personal experiences to support refugee survivors of sexual and gender-based violence.

How are women entrepreneurs coping with COVID-19?

Six women tell us how they are adapting their businesses in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Women’s voices on COVID-19: “Impossible does not exist in our language”

Women in West Africa speak out about what the coronavirus pandemic means to them, and how they are responding to it.

#March4Women: “There’s no climate justice without gender justice”

A revolution can only start with you. Take some inspiration from #March4Women 2020!

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