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

  • Empowering women and girls affected by crisis

    CARE's progress towards achieving gender equality in humanitarian programming Over the past five years CARE has invested significantly in working on gender in emergencies. This report demonstrates CARE’s progress and highlights the impact and importance of gender sensitive and equality approaches for ensuring that women and girls are reached and empowered through humanitarian action.

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  • What Works for Women: Proven approaches for empowering women smallholders and achieving food security

    What changes do we need to empower women smallholders and achieve food security? This question has been asked repeatedly over the past several decades, but transformative changes…

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  • World Humanitarian Summit gender scorecard: How the WHS succeeded and failed from a gender perspective World Humanitarian Summit gender scorecard: How the WHS succeeded and failed from a gender perspective 24th May 2016
    I am sitting in the closing plenary of the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul next to women first responders - civil society partners - from Syria, Somalia and Pakistan. It's been two intensive days, at times despairing, at times inspiring, in a sprawling, labyrinthine venue apparently built as a metaphor for the process. We often didn't quite know where we were going on more than…
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