Drew Gillispie

Treasurer

Drew Gillispie is treasurer for Chemonics. With more than fifteen years of experience in international development, Drew specializes in USAID contract management, project operations, and finance. Before moving into a finance role, Drew supported projects in…

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Transforming Ukraine’s District Heating: Technology to the Rescue

New technology, such as heat pumps, has the potential to transform Ukraine’s outdated District Heating infrastructure into modern, efficient, sustainable, equitable, and resilient systems.
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Disinformation in Niger: Trends and Recommendations

Coordinated disinformation campaigns – online and offline – seek to sow discord in democracies by subverting elections, undermining trust in public institutions, and shaping public perceptions about politically controversial issues. Among tactics, operators seek to plant…

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Learning from Inclusive Service Design for Migration Service Centers in Colombia

One-stop-shop migration service centers in Colombia serve as a model for other countries with high levels of migration in Latin America and around the world.
Resource - Paper

B. James Soukamneuth

Senior Finance & Investment Advisor, Private Sector Engagement Practice

B. James Soukamneuth is a strategic and analytical professional with more than 20 years of experience working across the private and public sectors in North America, Southeast Asia, Australia, and West Africa. He brings experience in…

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The Upsides and Downsides of Increasing Regional Manufacturing

The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted inequalities in access to supply chains, which has led to heightened focus on the capacity of African nations to increase regional manufacturing.
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Matthew Rando

Matthew is an Integrated Supply Chain Manager – Family Planning/Reproductive Health & Maternal/Child Health for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management project.

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How Local Partners are “Meeting the Moment”

Leading Change in Fragile and Conflict-Affected States
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Best of the Blog 2023

In 2023, Chemonics’ blog readers showed interest in deepening inclusivity in development and strengthening the vital systems all communities need, including health, water security, and education.
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