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 Forgotten South: Food security and livelihoods in Southern Syria (Executive Summary)

    CARE, in partnership with the RFSAN/FAO and NRC conducted a livelihoods assessment and an Emergency Market Mapping and Analysis (EMMA) between August and October 2015 in the opposition-held areas of Dar’a and Quneitra governorates.

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Featured Publication

  • Enabling economic development and livelihoods in countries affected by the Syrian regional crisis

    Summary report from private sector and civil society roundtable, 21 January 2016

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Featured Expert

  • Emergency Shelter Advisor

    Christophe is a member of CARE International’s Emergency Shelter Team, based in London. His educational background is in social sciences but he has significant experience in implementing, supervising and managing shelter and construction projects and…

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Expert Blog

  • Hoping for the best in Syria – and making the most of a ceasefire Hoping for the best in Syria – and making the most of a ceasefire 03rd Feb 2016
    I met several Syrians in Jordan and Turkey during a recent visit (mid-January). All of them said they just wanted the war and the violence to stop so they could go home. Some were more hopeful than others that this would happen soon. But that’s what they all wanted. So, what if we try to be a bit optimistic. Are we ready to respond if…
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