Care: development programmes in aid of the impoverished

CARE works to help the poorest of people in more than 90 countries (Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe), setting up development programmes around education, equality, food and water safety, sanitisation, the environment, micro-entrepreneurship, healthcare and human rights.

The Care NGO

Founded in 1945, CARE is an international apolitical and non-confessional NGO and one of the world's largest humanitarian aid networks. Its purpose is to combat extreme poverty and fight for human rights.

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Interview

Care supports financial inclusion in the fight against extreme poverty

Societe Generale is one of the major partners of the NGO Care France with projects supported in Africa since 2008 in education, the empowerment of women and financial education.

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The project financed by the Foundation: AVEC

A project aimed at improving the autonomy and integration of vulnerable women from an economic and social perspective as part of a new solidarity-based mutual assistance approach specifically adapted for impoverished families: village savings and lending associations (associations villageoises d’épargne et de crédit - AVEC).

Find out more about the project (in French)