Welcome to CARE Insights - our publications & policy hub

Intended primarily for development practitioners and policy makers, this is a library of useful information on development methods, good practice, shared experience and lessons learned.

Insights Publications

  • The power of participatory monitoring in making the Sustainable Development Goals a reality

    This paper presents CARE International's proposal for incorporating participatory monitoring into the SDG process, with the aim of ensuring that the SDGs result in concrete action at local community level and better development outcomes for people in developing countries.

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Featured Publication

  • Community Based Adaptation: An empowering approach for climate resilient development and risk reduction

    This short briefing paper demonstrates how community based adaptation is an invaluable and essential component of the vision for resilience across Africa.

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Featured Expert

  • Emergency Shelter and Reconstruction Advisor

    Gabriel, an architect, provides advice for CARE in emergency shelter and reconstruction. Gabriel supports CARE offices worldwide with effective technical assistance for both emergency preparedness and response. Gabriel is also responsible for making sure that…

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Expert Blog

  • Can more gender equality boost the competitiveness of the PNG coffee industry? Can more gender equality boost the competitiveness of the PNG coffee industry? 24th Mar 2015
    When I arrived in Yasubi, a small and industrious village in the Okapa district of the Papua New Guinea highlands, I could see that most of the services we normally take for granted – like electricity, running water, accessible roads – were absent. Most of the hard-working, coffee-producing families live in traditional round huts, with smoke from a wood fire rising through the grass roof…
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