Welcome to CARExpertise

CARExpertise is the online knowledge platform of CARE Nederland.
Here you can find our latest thinking on humanitarian and development policy and practice.

CARExpertise is het Engelstalige kenniscentrum van CARE Nederland.

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Climate Adaptation Finance – Fact or Fiction?

Climate Change & Resilience

In 2009, developed countries made a commitment to support climate activities in developing countries. They promised to mobilise climate finance and scale it up to $100 billion in...

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Savings Groups’ Influence on Women’s Public Participation 

Governance & StabilityWomen's Economic Empowerment

Women are often excluded from public decision-making processes, yet their voice and leadership are essential components of gender equality. A recent study by CARE shows that economic empowerment...

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Social Inclusion in Fragile Contexts

Governance & Stability

Pathways Towards the Inclusion of Women in Local Governance. This brief provides a summary of the findings from exploratory research examining the social inclusion of women in subnational...

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How VSLAs were central to success

Women's Economic Empowerment

A global success – In 1991, CARE harnessed the ancient practice of group savings in a new concept called the Village Savings & Loans Associations (VSLA). This programme...

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Strengthening Capacity of Local Authorities

Governance & Stability

CARE Nederland and The Hague Academy for Local Governance (THA) believe that successful inclusive governance (IG) involves working with actors on both sides of supply (state) and demand...

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When women do business, they mean business

Women's Economic EmpowermentBlog

On Tuesday 16 June 2020 CARE Nederland organized the ‘Women Mean Business’ event in support of women entrepreneurs in low-income communities. The event was organized in partnership with...

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