Impact stories

Read stories showcasing the human impact of CARE's work around the world.

5 Min Inspiration: Equality Keeps Health Systems Running in COVID
 

5 Min Inspiration: Equality Keeps Health Systems Running in COVID5 Min Inspiration: Equality Keeps Health Systems Running in COVID

“Before COVID, the community didn’t really pay attention to us. Now we have a lot of power to make change – when we talk, people listen. It’s completely changed how we are perceived and treated.” - Female health worker, Uganda

 

The first word I read was my daughter’s name

Before the war began in Syria, Maha*, 50, never imagined she would have the chance at an education. Thanks to changing gender roles and a literacy program offered by CARE, Maha’s dream has come true. She “feels alive”. Maha shares her personal account of…