CARE has a long history of applying social accountability approaches across multiple sectors. One of CARE’s most effective tools for social accountability is the Community Score Card© (CSC). This briefing paper outlines CARE’s history in designing and implementing the CSC and highlights the evidence generated over nearly two decades of implementation and adaptation.

Latest Publications

Government-led Community Score Card for family planning services

  • Countries: Malawi, Global
  • Published: July 2020

Perspectives from local women led and women's rights organisations

  • Countries: Bangladesh, Cameroon, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Netherlands, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Uganda, South Sudan, West Bank and Gaza
  • Co-authors: CAFOD, Action Aid, Danish Church Aid, Oxfam
  • Published: July 2020

Evolving trends: Women in COVID-19

  • Countries: Global
  • Published: July 2020

West Africa Rapid Gender Analysis for COVID-19

  • Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Ghana, Mali, Niger
  • Published: May 2020