How women forced to flee from Syria are shouldering increased responsibility as they struggle to survive

As the Syrian refugee crisis worsens, women are shouldering increased responsibility for the safety and survival of their families, and are facing additional threats and vulnerabilities as they make the journey through Europe. This report provides a brief insight into the emerging role of women in the Syrian crisis, and the challenges and pressures that Syrian refugee women face.

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CARE’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategy

  • Countries: Global
  • Published: August 2016

Land, agriculture and sustainable food systems

  • Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Published: July 2016

Resilient market systems: Workshop report and an emerging framework

  • Countries: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Turkey, Yemen, West Bank and Gaza
  • Published: June 2016

Empowering women and girls affected by crisis

  • Countries: Global
  • Published: May 2016

CARE commitments at the World Humanitarian Summit

  • Countries: Global
  • Published: May 2016

Twin Tracks: Developing sustainably and equitably in a carbon-constrained world

  • Countries: Global
  • Co-authors: WWF
  • Published: April 2016

The Banking on Change youth savings group model: From saving and learning to banking and earning

  • Countries: Global
  • Co-authors: Barclays, Plan UK
  • Published: April 2016

Women, work & war: Syrian women and the struggle to survive five years of conflict

  • Countries: Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey
  • Published: March 2016