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BRAVE – Because you are trusted

On 15 January 2019, the three organisations CARE, CSAGA and iSEE launched the project Building Responsibility and Accountability for Gender-based Violence Elimination (BRAVE) via an event called “Because you are trusted”. With funding from the Australian Government, the project focuses on dealing with gender-based violence through shifting the culture of victim blaming. The three-year project …

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Online survey for female workers in garment factories

From 15 October to 30 November 2018,  anyone who is a female worker in garment factories can participate in the survey at www.khaosatcongnhan.tk. Each week, the organizer will select 10 early and full respondents to give gifts. Information about the survey, recipients … will be updated regularly at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1978293315585616/ This is a joint effort of …

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End of project “Assistance for Damrey typhoon and flood affected communities in the central region of Vietnam”

After 9 months of implementation, Project “Assistance for Damrey typhoon and flood affected communities in the central region of Vietnam” was officially closed on 29 September 2018 in Thua Thien Hue province. Participants of the closing workshop included representatives of the Australian Embassy in Vietnam, CARE staff and provincial and communal Red Cross and authorities. …

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How paying attention to gender differences in emergencies prevent deeper gender inequalities

Reflection on CARE’s response to typhoon Damrey in central Vietnam It has been increasingly known that disasters affect women and men, girls and boys, the old and the young in different ways. Those who are more vulnerable apparently tend to be affected worse. CARE’s lessons in responding to the aftermaths of typhoon Damrey in central …

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