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Afghan women participate in the USAID’s Promote: Women in Government (WIG) project's one-year training program.

Empowering Women and Cultivating Equitable Governance in Afghanistan

Susanne E. Jalbert, Ph.D. | Robert Lord-Biggers
September 20, 2018
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Afghanistan ranks near the bottom of virtually every index measuring gender equality and empowerment. Women continue to struggle…

Youth study robotics

Creating a Win-Win for Youth and the Private Sector

Emet Mohr | Kate Brolley
September 11, 2018
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Across the world, 13.6 percent of youth are unemployed and almost 20 percent, or 260 million, are out…

A Resilience Sentinel Network for the Horn of Africa

Philip DeCosse
September 4, 2018
3 Minute Read

This post originally appeared on Agrilinks. A sustained focus on resilience in the past decade has led to…

Learning from the Past: 3 Lessons for Future Water Partnerships

Michael Ashford | Suzi Kondic
August 30, 2018
4 Minute Read

Safe and reliable access to water is a fundamental prerequisite for development. Despite gains made in improving water…

Less is More: How Cape Town Became a Model for Water Governance

Joshua Palfreman
August 28, 2018
3 Minute Read

As winter took its bite over the southern hemisphere, residents of Cape Town, South Africa, looked anxiously towards…