Girls' Education


Walking with Women Worldwide

Every day, women and girls in developing countries walk an average of about four miles — many much farther — to collect water, food, firewood and other basics their families need to survive.


Congressional Staffers Visit Bangladesh with CARE to See How U.S. Investments Are Empowering Women and Girls

WASHINGTON (Feb. 22, 2017) – A group of House and Senate communications staffers traveled to Bangladesh to see how vital U.S. investments and partnerships are promoting education, health and economic opportunities for women and girls.


New report: 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2016

CARE highlights ten neglected humanitarian crises around the world in latest report


”One Day I will be able to return back to school”

Every child has the right to a family, to health and education, and I am one of them. I have the right to dream of the future. I was happy when I entered high school.


Flying High

Haleema’s life is an inspiring story of a girl’s determination to have an identity for herself despite all odds. Belonging to an extremely poor family, she was born without hands.


Rollingout: CARE’s Joyce Adolwa speaks up for girls’ education at the State of Women Summit.

Joyce Adolwa, CARE’s director of education programming, spoke to about her role at the first-ever United State of Women Summit.


CARE Announces New Commitment to Educate Three Million Adolescent Girls Under “Let Girls Learn” Initiative

WASHINGTON (June 14, 2016) – CARE, the global poverty-fighting organization, today announced a new commitment to educate three million girls in seven countries at the first-ever United State of Women Summit.


CARE Applauds U.S. Government Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls

New strategy will empower girls by helping prevent the harmful practice of child marriage