and with millions of people…
We serve some of Vietnam’s most vulnerable groups in remote mountainous and urban areas to help them benefit from development, overcome poverty, and achieve equal rights and voice. At the same times, we provide humanitarian and emergency assistance in times of natural disasters.
We put women in the center because we know that we cannot overcome poverty until all people have equal rights and opportunities.
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Learn more on what CARE is doing with women of many minority ethnicities in Vietnam in remote rural areas, where pockets of entrenched poverty persist.
Find out how CARE supports a number of urban groups across Vietnam, who are structurally and socially excluded from the benefits of change and development.
Addressing the burden of unpaid care work boosting ethnic minority women’s participation in paid economic activities
CARE International in Vietnam together with the Embassy of Canada to Vietnam, AWEEV project management bodies from Ha Giang and Lai Chau, co-hosts a sharing event on achievements and lessons learnt of the project in tackling the burden of unpaid care and domestic work (UCDW) in minority ethnic households.
Glorifying multi-tasking by women entrepreneurs has to stop
New research by development organization CARE has revealed how ingrained gender norms are, who is enforcing them and how they are preventing women entrepreneurs from reaching their goals. Revealingly, it is not just men who are piling expectations on women – it is also women themselves and their female family members.
Cargill and CARE International partner to improve sustainable agriculture for rural communities in Dak Lak
On November 8, 2022, Cargill and CARE International signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a two-year program, ‘She Thrives’. ‘She Thrives’ aims to improve livelihoods among rural smallholders, particularly women and ethnic minorities from Dak Lak province in Vietnam by connecting farmers and producers to the tools and resources they need to enhance their livelihoods sustainably.