PROLEMPA 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 small-scale…

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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 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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ARNI CARE’s ARNI project in Zimbabwe sought to equip farmers, health workers and families with knowledge and training to ensure mothers and children had healthy and nutritious diets. The situation Inequality coupled with economic hardship significantly affects mothers and children in Zimbabwe. Recent estimates suggest for every 100,000 births, 570 mothers will die in the…

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TABASAM CARE’s Tabora Adolescent and Safe Motherhood (TABASAM) project is working to safeguard women’s health during pregnancy, childbirth and through the immediate postnatal period. The Problem: While most women in Tanzania know the serious risks associated with pregnancy and childbirth, barriers such as poverty, cultural and religious beliefs, far-flung health clinics and limited transportation, and…

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GROW Growing Nutrition for Mothers and Children Project Snapshot Project: Growing Nutrition for Mothers and Children (GROW) Goal: To improve nutrition in women of reproductive age (15-49) and children under five years Target group: Poor, food-insecure mothers, newborns and children Where: Ethiopia, Oromia Regions (East and West Hararghe), and Afar Region Duration: 2016-2020 (4 years)…

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TAMANI Tabora Maternal Newborn Health Initiative Project Snapshot Project: Tabora Maternal Newborn Health Initiative (TAMANI) Goal: To improve quality and access to reproductive, maternal and newborn health services and to reduce maternal/newborn mortality Target group: Women, girls and newborns in under-served districts in Tabora Where: Tanzania Duration: 2017-2021 (5 years) The Problem While Tanzania has…

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TEMPS Working together to prevent child, early and forced marriage Project Snapshot Project: TEMPS (Travaillons ensemble contre les marriages pécoces/Working together to end child, early and forced marriage) Goal: to contribute to strengthening prevention and mitigation of the effects of child, early and forced marriage of girls in Benin and Mali in high-prevalence areas Target…

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Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies Southern African Nutrition Initiative (SANI) Project Snapshot Project: Southern African Nutrition Initiative (SANI) Goal: To improve nutrition in women of reproductive age (15-49) and children under 5 years Target group: Poor, food-insecure women, girls, mothers, newborns and children Where: Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia Duration: 2016-2020 (4 years) Get Directions From To…

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Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Want to help a community lift itself from poverty? Start with the mothers. For more than six decades, mothers and children have been central to CARE Canada. Our experience shows that improving maternal and child health is essential for helping communities lift themselves out of poverty. What CARE is Doing: The…

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