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.

Featured Blog

  • Rural Savings and Credit Unions in Honduras: a model to promote more inclusive market systems and women’s economic empowerment Rural Savings and Credit Unions in Honduras: a model to promote more inclusive market systems and women’s economic empowerment 27th Feb 2017

    Reyna Araceli Reyes Sorto, age 44, lives in Villanueva Cortes in Honduras. When she was a child she dreamed of being a doctor yet because of economic hardship and lack of access to higher education, she was unable fulfil her dream. Until recently, she never thought a woman of her age could have the opportunity to have a job, to own a business, or to be engaged in any income generation activities; she believed only her husband could generate income. Then she joined a Rural Savings and Credit Union.

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Featured Publication

  • CARE’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategy

    Women’s economic empowerment is one of four priority areas for CARE’s work, as set out in the CARE 2020 Program Strategy. This strategy on women’s economic empowerment…

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Featured Expert

  • Conflict Policy Advisor

    Paul-André is Conflict Policy Advisor for CARE International UK based in London. Focused on DRC, Somalia and South Sudan, he also works on the thematic area of protecting and empowering women in conflict. Previously at…

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Insights Publications

  • Sharing the responsibility: The UK’s contribution to hosting refugees

    CARE International is calling on the UK government to do more to assist people fleeing crises around the world, to host vulnerable refugees in the UK, and to show global leadership on this issue. This briefing paper outlines our priority asks to the UK government to deliver on this, with specific focus on displaced women…

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