PROJEUNES (Preventing Early & Forced Marriage)

PROJEUNES - Preventing Early & Forced Marriage

PROJEUNES Preventing Early & Forced Marriage Project Snapshot Project: PROJEUNES – Preventing Early & Forced Marriage Goal: To promote sexual and reproductive health and adolescent/youth rights in Benin, particularly for girls, contributing to the reduction of child, early and forced marriage, and adolescent girls birth rate. Target group: Adolescent and youth, boys and girls (age…

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PROSAM (Accelerating Sustainable Agricultural Production of Food in Cuban Municipalities)

María Andrea Cordero Martín sits in a field on her farm in Cuba.

PROSAM 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: 2015-2021 Goal: PROSAM…

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DRC Ebola Emergency

DRC Ebola Emergency DONATE WHAT IS EBOLA? Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is a rare, and usually fatal, hemorrhagic fever. It was first discovered in 1976 in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) near the Ebola River. Ebola virus is caused by an infection and spreads through direct contact with the bodily fluids of a person…

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OBADER (Women and Youth Entrepreneurs Leading Change, West Bank and Gaza)

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

OBADER Women and Youth Entrepreneurs Leading Change, West Bank and Gaza 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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Cyclone Idai

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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POWER Africa

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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PROSADE (Promoting Food Security in Choluteca and Rio Negro Watersheds)

PROSADE (Promoting Food Security in Choluteca and Rio Negro Watersheds) CARE’s PROSADE (Promoting Food Security in Choluteca and Rio Negro Watersheds) project in southern Honduras seeks to expand local food production, guarantee access to safe and reliable water, and promote good sanitation and hygiene practices. The situation Access to food is extremely limited in southern…

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LINKAGES: Linking Initiatives, Stakeholders and Knowledge to Achieve Gender-Sensitive Livelihood Security

LINKAGES Linking Initiatives, Stakeholders and Knowledge to Achieve Gender-Sensitive Livelihood Security CARE Canada’s LINKAGES program will strengthen local economies, increase access to nutritious food and improve equality between women and men. While women around the world are key food producers, they often earn little money and are chronically malnourished. Improving gender equality in households and…

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FEED (Fortifying Equality and Economic Diversity)

FEED Fortifying Equality and Economic Diversity 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 Duration: 2015-2018 (3 years)…

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Food Sufficiency for Farmers (FSF) Project

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 From To Add Waypoint For…

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