About CARE International UK
Britain received some of the first CARE Packages™ after World War II, receiving its last CARE Packages™ containing food and clothing in 1955. CARE International UK was founded in 1985 as part of CARE International.
CARE International UK’s work focuses on the following:
- Women’s economic empowerment
- Inclusive governance
- Humanitarian response (particularly related to shelter, and gender in emergencies)
- Engaging with the private sector
CARE International UK also influences policy makers to tackle the structural causes of poverty and social injustice.