New CARE Report Calls for Urgent Gender-Transformative Response to Climate Displacement

Image (media):  SeekingShelter.jpg (July 7, 2020) – Today the international aid organization CARE launched a new report highlighting the causes and consequences of climate-induced displacement and the urgent need for a gender-transformative response. The report, Evicted by Climate Change: Confronting…

TIFFANY & CO. ANNOUNCES THE TIFFANY INFINITE STRENGTH CAMPAIGN AND AN ADDITIONAL COMMITMENT OF $2M+ TO COVID-19 RECOVERY

Image (media):  rs71938_care_maradi_ollivier_girard_171.jpg NEW YORK, NY (July 1, 2020)— In celebration of the continued reopening of its stores around the world, Tiffany & Co. launches the Tiffany Infinite Strength campaign, whereby 100% of the profits from sales globally of the…

Existing funding to biggest regional refugee crises represents only 1% of global spend on weapon

Image (media):  rs62757_ugd-2019-je-0576.jpg Refugees Geneva, June 20, 2020 -World Refugee 2020 sees funding for refugee response plans at an all-time low. Despite the added threat of COVID-19 across all refugee hosting countries, international financial support is significantly lower than this…

Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, CARE, and Entertainment Industry Foundation Launch ‘Together for Her’ Campaign to Fight Gender-Based Violence During COVID-19

Image (media):  tfhpr.png United States Southern Africa South Africa Charlize Theron and CTAOP Commit $ 1 Million to COVID-19 Relief Efforts with $ 500,000 Designated to Together for Her and Call Upon Others to Join this Critical Cause Press releases…

CARE International and UN Women advocate for rapid gender analysis in crisis response to reduce inequality in LAC

Image (media):  rs59513_clm-2019-je-0076.jpg Women's Empowerment Latin America & Caribbean Women and girls across Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are facing a terrifying mix of, increased domestic violence, increased care burden, lower access to income and jobs, and potential social…

Most Countries Fail to Include Women in Their COVID-19 Response Teams & Plans: Canada Leads the Pack in Gendered Response, Brazil Ranks the Worst

Image (media):  rs62722_iml0004corrected3_1_002.jpg NEW YORK (June 9th, 2020) – Today, a new CARE report reveals COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting women, yet they have almost no representation in national COVID-19 responses across the globe, and their needs are going unmet. Canada…

CARE CONVENES FIRST-EVER VIRTUAL SUMMIT; POWERHOUSE LINEUP INCLUDES HILLARY CLINTON, NANCY PELOSI, STACEY ABRAMS, VALERIE JARRETT, IMAN, BELLAMY YOUNG, MARK GREEN, REP. SUSAN BROOKS (IN-05), AND MORE

Image (media):  pr_summit.png United States The Virtual Summit will feature conversations and remarks, and provide resources for those interested in advocating on behalf of women and girls around the world. Press releases INTERNATIONAL NEWS: American Consultants Rx Inc. (a.k.a. ACRX)…

As Coronavirus Stalls Flows of Remittances Worldwide, Millions of People Risk Losing Their Lifelines

Image (media):  rs2577_20150804-_dsc8196-lpr.jpg Asia and Pacific East and Central Africa Latin America & Caribbean Middle East & Europe Southern Africa West Africa Due to COVID-19, diaspora communities around the globe are being hit hard by lockdowns, layoffs and illnesses, leaving…

International NGO CARE Launches new ‘CARE Package®’ to help US Essential Workers and Caregivers on the Frontlines of COVID-19

Image (media):  rs2712_deu-1956-care-110.jpg Atlanta, GA (April 29, 2020) — Today, international humanitarian and development organization, CARE, announced its first-ever domestic aid initiative in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The program will provide monetary assistance, food, and essential supplies to individuals…

As funding dries up, millions in crises risk ‘being left to battle this pandemic alone’

Image (media):  dscf1200-1.jpg Afghanistan Democratic Republic of Congo Somalia Sudan Yemen CARE welcomes the launch of the revised UN COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response Plan’s (GHRP), including an increased target (to $ 6.7 billion) and emphasis on Gender Based Violence and…