Development Blog

CARE and Diageo have conducted an in-depth gender analysis of Diageo’s barley supply chain in Oromia region, Ethiopia. We have been working together in a global partnership since 2016 and wanted to more deeply understand the barriers and opportunities for… Read more...
Meti Feyisaa, a farmer in Waji Chilalo, Ethiopia. Meti Feyisaa, a farmer in Waji Chilalo, Ethiopia.
In Sierra Leone, 91% of people are satisfied with the CARE response to Ebola, both in the immediate aftermath and in long-term recovery. It’s what a lot of people call Nexus programming: emergency response that also builds for the long… Read more...
Relevance Fontaine is leader of a VSLA in Matboi, Sierra Leone. Relevance Fontaine is leader of a VSLA in Matboi, Sierra Leone.
In recent years, innovation has been touted as the way to bridge the gap between the humanitarian and development needs of the world and the capacity we have to meet them. But is the focus on innovation distracting us from… Read more...
In the midst of a drought and liquidity crisis in Zimbabwe, Letwin Chisorochengwe received cash support to buy food for her family In the midst of a drought and liquidity crisis in Zimbabwe, Letwin Chisorochengwe received cash support to buy food for her family
In the West Bank and Gaza, CARE helped farmers raise milk production by 10% and reduced the cost of water by 80%. To achieve this it wasn’t enough to look at just a farmer’s skills or livestock techniques. We had… Read more...
Milk being tested at a community milk collection hub in the West Bank Milk being tested at a community milk collection hub in the West Bank
Denis Tumwesige used to make his living illegally cutting trees in protected forests in Uganda, until he got arrested. Instead of a jail sentence, the local officials connected him with CARE’s Forest Resources Sector Transparency (FOREST) project, which taught him about… Read more...
FOREST programme participants, Uganda FOREST programme participants, Uganda
Last week CARE Bangladesh hosted a week-long study tour for 25 participants from 10 countries in Asia, in partnership with the Local Governance Initiative and Network (LOGIN). This blog explores some of the key things that participants learned from CARE… Read more...
Group engaging in participatory analysis mapping activity, Bangladesh Group engaging in participatory analysis mapping activity, Bangladesh