Tag: Gender Based Violence

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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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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Breaking the silence around gender based violence among ethnic minority communities in Dien Bien

Dien Bien, 10 September 2018 – Dien Bien province will, for the first time, have a project focusing on minimising gender-based violence among ethnic minority communities to promote gender equality. Kicked off today, the project “Stand up – Speak out: Breaking the silence around gender based violence among ethnic minority communities in Northern Vietnam (SUSO)”, …

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Join hands to stop sexual harassment

  Author: Hannah Stephenson This month marks CARE International’s Global campaign March4Women where we will be joining together with partners and organization across the world to celebrate and empower women to march for their rights!  In Vietnam, CARE aims to raise awareness around gender-based violence (GBV) with a particular focus on sexual harassment (SH) and its …

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