Women and girls

World Water Day: How women farmers can overcome drought

On World Water Day, find out how CARE is helping women farmers in Tanzania grow more food, with less water.

Rabya’s story: How your donation helps girls go to school

Rabya in Ethiopia has overcome the stigma that was stopping her going to school during menstruation – thanks to CARE's UK Aid Match funded project.

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.

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.

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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