Ensuring the welfare of women, men, girls and boys, particularly in emergency situations, is one of CARE’s priorities.
Bihar, a state in eastern India, has some of the country’s highest rates of maternal, neonatal and infant mortality. Extreme poverty, gender and social inequality, low literacy rates and early marriage further compound Bihar’s reproductive health crisis.
Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Travels with CARE to See Better Solutions to Women’s Health in Cambodia
Members of Congress witness how strong health systems create healthy, self-sufficient moms and families
The farm bill recently signed into law by President Barack Obama took years to clear Congress - and triggered showdowns over everything from food stamps to agricultural subsidies.
In early 2010, with an infant in her arms, another on the way, and a heavy load of daily household chores, Meeta quickly grew weak and ill with exhaustion. But Ramkishore, her husband, did not help her with the chores.
The Family Planning Results Initiative was implemented in Rwanda, Kenya, and Ethiopia with the goal of increasing and sustaining the use of family planning. The program aimed to achieve this goal by both improving the quality and availabi