COVID-19 response

Coronavirus COVID-19 THE SITUATION The COVID-19 pandemic affects us all. As it spreads to poorer countries, overwhelming weak healthcare systems, we must stand in solidarity with our most vulnerable neighbours. CARE is working with communities to get in front of the crisis and to save lives—but time is of the essence. Right now is the…

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PROSAM Project: Accelerating Sustainable Agricultural Production of Food in Cuban Municipalities

PROSAM Project Accelerating Sustainable Agricultural Production of Food in Cuban Municipalities Project Snapshot PROSAM Project: Accelerating Sustainable Agricultural Production of Food in Cuban Municipalities Where: 5 Municipalities in Cuba: Artemisa, Bejucal, Guanabacoa, Guines and Madruga Target population: 5200 men and women, predominately local agricultural producers and families residing in communities and cooperatives. Duration: 5 years…

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Women and Youth Entrepreneurs Leading Change, West Bank and Gaza - OBADER

Women and Youth Entrepreneurs Leading Change, West Bank and Gaza (OBADER) Project Snapshot Project: Women and Youth Entrepreneurs Leading Change, West Bank and Gaza Goal: Supporting low-income women and female and male youth entrepreneurs and employees in increasing their economic power and prosperity. (Enhance the economic empowerment and increase the prosperity of low-income women and/or…

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Women’s Empowerment through Sustainable Entrepreneurship (WESE)

Women’s Empowerment through Sustainable Entrepreneurship (WESE) Project Snapshot Project: Women’s Empowerment through Sustainable Entrepreneurship (WESE) Objective: Grow the ability of rural women to be independent and participate in economic life by helping them to be more proactive technically including managing Village Savings & Loan Associations, and by improving access to existing companies and cooperatives run…

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Cyclone Idai THE SITUATION In March 2019, cyclone Idai slammed into Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe with speeds of more than 200 kilometers per hour, causing severe damage. One month after Idai, a second storm hit northern Mozambique while the country was still recovering from cyclone Idai. More than 600 people died and 1,600 were injured during the unprecedented disasters of cyclones…

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Venezuela Crisis DONATE THE SITUATION Venezuela is experiencing an unprecedented and man-made humanitarian crisis, causing a mass exodus of its people.  More than  three million people—about ten percent of the population—have fled Venezuela  as a result of political instability, hunger, inflation, lack of health care, poverty and soaring crime rates. It has been described as…

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POWER Africa Promoting Opportunities for Women’s Economic Empowerment in Rural Africa Project Snapshot Project: POWER (Promoting Opportunities for Women’s Economic Empowerment in Rural Africa) Goal: To increase financial inclusion for 480,000 individuals and their families Target group: Poor, food insecure households in rural areas, with a focus on women and adolescent girls Where: Burundi, Côte…

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PROLEMPA Project Promoting economic development for women and youth in Honduras Project Snapshot PROLEMPA (Promoting Rural Economic Development for Women and Youth in the Lempa Region of Honduras) Goal: To improve the economic well-being of small-scale farmers and business owners, in particular women, youth and indigenous people, in the Honduran Dry Corridor Target group: 3,000…

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FEED Project Improving Livelihoods and Economic Growth in South Sudan Project Snapshot FEED (Fortifying Equality and Economic Diversity) Goal: To support communities outside of active conflict zones by meeting basic food security needs and reducing vulnerability Target group: Vulnerable communities and households in three counties of Eastern Equatoria: Torit, Magwi and Ikotos Where: South Sudan…

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Food Sufficiency for Farmers (FSF) Project Project Snapshot FSF (Food Sufficiency for Farmers) Goal: To increase access to healthy food for more than 42,000 households Target group: Poor, food insecure households in rural areas, with a focus on women and adolescent girls Where: Ethiopia Duration: 2013-2018 (5 years) Get Directions For Driving Walking Transit Bicycling…

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