Development Blog

When Tropical Cyclone Gita struck Tonga on Monday 12 February 2018 it affected 80,000 men, women, boys and girls – roughly 70% of the entire population. CARE formed a partnership with Live and Learn and MORDI to respond to the… Read more...
CARE and MORDI staff preparing for community consultations CARE and MORDI staff preparing for community consultations
At the International Labour Conference (ILC) taking place now (10-21 June 2019), governments, employers and unions are negotiating global legislation on ending violence and harassment in the world of work. A global Convention is vitally important if we want safe… Read more...
Line leader Maly Thorn is supervised by her Production Manager at a garment factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia Line leader Maly Thorn is supervised by her Production Manager at a garment factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Today the 108th session of the annual International Labour Conference kicks off in Geneva. As momentum builds for a strong and inclusive ILO Convention to end violence and harassment in the world of work, we are pleased to note growing… Read more...
A garment worker at a factory in Cambodia A garment worker at a factory in Cambodia
Complete this sentence, “Today, I’m worried about where I will get the money to buy _________.” What filled in the blank for you? A car? A meal? If you’re a refugee woman in Uganda, one answer is likely to be… Read more...
A young woman in Uganda displaying her Ruby Cup storage bag A young woman in Uganda displaying her Ruby Cup storage bag
It sounds basic but exercising one’s right to work freely, unthreatened by any of several forms of harassment and violence, is not so easy for many around the world. Fortunately, from the #MeToo movement to the 16 days of activism… Read more...
Han Lee, a garment factory worker in Laos Han Lee, a garment factory worker in Laos
It’s something every country in the world can use right now: braver citizens and more responsive governments. That’s what CARE’s Implementation of Social Accountability Framework project in Cambodia achieved. So how did we do it, and what are the key… Read more...
Oeun has seen improvements at her local health centre in Koh Kong province, Cambodia Oeun has seen improvements at her local health centre in Koh Kong province, Cambodia