CARE Ghana
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CARE started work in: 1994

Ghana ranks 138 out of 189 on the Human Development Index (HDI). CARE International works with communities in Ghana to increase food and nutrition security, build resilience to the climate emergency, and help empower women and girls.

What CARE International does in Ghana

CARE Ghana works with communities in 150 districts across the country to increase food and nutrition security and resilience to the climate emergency. CARE International also works to help empower women and girls socially and economically, and respond to crises with life-saving humanitarian assistance.

Reach and impact data
Total participants reached in 2023
  • Direct 119,141
  • Women & girls 69%
  • Indirect -
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Please note that the figures in this site may not be the same as those reported to donors or host governments based on different reporting periods. CARE's international aggregated reporting mechanisms always use the Fiscal Year from July to June.

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CARE Ghana program overview

CARE began operations in Ghana in 1994 by working to educate mining areas about sexual health and the prevention of AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases. Today, CARE Ghana focuses on a participatory approach, working in partnership with local and civil society organisations, the government and the private sector.