Partners & Alliances
CARE collaborates with climate change networks and alliances around the world, working to strengthen global efforts for awareness raising and policy engagement.
Click on the list below for details on CARE’s key partners and alliances
Climate Action Network (CAN)
The Climate Action Network (CAN) is a worldwide network of over 1300 NGOs – of which CARE is a member – in over 120 countries working to promote action to limit human-induced climate change. CAN members work to achieve this goal through information exchange and the coordinated development of NGO strategy on international, regional, and national climate issues.
Global Evergreening Alliance
The Global Evergreening Alliance has brought leading research, technical and development organizations together to restore degraded land, and improve smallholder farming systems. The Alliance provides a platform to support environmental restoration and sustainable agricultural intensification projects – increasing biodiversity, and both mitigating and adapting to the impacts of climate change at a globally significant scale.
4TU Centre for Engineering Education
The 4TU Centre for Engineering Education, led by 4 technical universities in The Netherlands, is dedicated to developing excellent scientific solutions to the many practical challenges around creating resilience in an increasingly complex world. CARE, through the CCRP, is on the Centre’s Strategic Advisory Board.
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Their goal is to achieve food security for all and make sure that people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. With over 194 member states, FAO works in over 130 countries worldwide.
The overall purpose of the Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) is to marshal the science and expertise of CGIAR and partners to catalyse positive change towards climate-smart agriculture (CSA), food systems and landscapes, and position CGIAR to play a major role in bringing to scale practices, technologies and institutions that enable agriculture to meet triple goals of food security, adaptation and mitigation.
Global Resilience Partnership (GRP)
The Global Resilience Partnership (GRP) is a partnership of public and private organizations, including CARE, joining forces towards a resilient future for vulnerable people and places. GRP works with donors and implementing organizations to fund collaboration and research on resilience.
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) invests in rural people, empowering them to increase their food security, improve the nutrition of their families and increase their incomes. IFAD is an international financial institution and specialized United Nations agency.
Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) is a consortium of more than 1000 organisations – including CARE – from 48 African countries that brings together a diverse membership with a shared vision to advance a people-centered, rights-based, just and inclusive approach to address climate and environmental challenges.
Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) for Africa is a autonomous, non-profit, scientific organization operational in Member States of Africa with a mandate to co-ordinate policy research and dialogue and recommend strategies for promoting food, agriculture and natural resources sectors in Africa.
InsuResilience Global Partnership
The InsuResilience Global Partnership for Climate and Disaster Risk Finance (IGP) has more than 40 members. CARE is a member of the partnership and is represented in the High-Level Consultative Group of the IGP. The Partnership aims to strengthen the resilience of developing countries and protect the lives and livelihoods of poor and vulnerable people against the impacts of disasters.