Development Blog

CARE and others have written about the increase of gender-based violence (GBV) in COVID-19, and how that has incredibly damaging impacts around the world. One of the successes of the COVID-19 response globally has been the attention global actors –… Read more...
In the majority of countries with available data, less than 40% of women who experience violence seek help (source: UN Women) In the majority of countries with available data, less than 40% of women who experience violence seek help (source: UN Women)
Violence against women and girls or gender-based violence (GBV), whether it takes place in the home, in the workplace, in public spaces, schools or communities is one of the most widespread human rights abuses around the world. On average, 1… Read more...
The UK government has a crucial role to play in supporting women and girls, in all their diversity, to lead on climate change in 2021 as hosts of the G7 and COP26. On Monday 23rd November 2-3pm GMT, join the… Read more...
Rumours are circulating once again about a possible cut to the UK’s overseas aid budget. As we all battle against COVID-19 in every part of the world, now is a time to stand together, not turn our backs on the… Read more...
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We asked CARE’s teams responding to COVID-19: what would you change if you could do it all over again? The answers showed that, as ever, CARE staff show remarkable learning, adaptability, and ambition to change the world – even in… Read more...
Alima Traore in Cote d’Ivoire, photographed as part of a CARE project exploring the impact of COVID-19 Alima Traore in Cote d’Ivoire, photographed as part of a CARE project exploring the impact of COVID-19
On 4th August 2020, one of the biggest non-nuclear explosions in history devastated large parts of the Lebanese capital. At least 200 people lost their lives, over 300,000 were left homeless and the blast caused an estimated US$15 billion in… Read more...