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The Problem with the Phrase ‘And Other Vulnerable Groups’

Shauna Caria | Anne Hayes
October 1, 2019
1 Minute Read
Why is the phrase "and other vulnerable groups" so problematic? Chemonics' Shauna Caria and Inclusive Development Partners' Anne Hayes offer some key recommendations for both donors and implementing partners to ensure greater inclusion in our development programs.

Stigmatized for 2,535 Days

Dr. Jordene Hale | Nausheen Rajan
June 4, 2019
4 Minute Read
Following Menstrual Hygiene Day (May 28), Dr. Jordene Hale and Nausheen Rajan reflect on how to combat the stigma and inequities surrounding menstruation.

Beginning the D&I Journey: 5 Questions to Ask

Francesca Molinaro
May 13, 2019
5 Minute Read
While there is no one-size-fits-all approach to implementing diversity and inclusion programs, these five guiding questions can help your organization get started.

Collaboration for Disability-Inclusive Health Care: Now’s Our Moment

Andrew Tuttle
May 9, 2019
4 Minute Read
Andrew Tuttle argues that the time is ripe for the development and health sectors in the United Kingdom — and beyond — to partner to advance disability-inclusive health care across the globe.

News: Chemonics Tackles High-Priority Global Education Issues at CIES 2019


April 15, 2019
2 Minute Read
This week, Chemonics presents at the 2019 Annual Conference of the Comparative & International Education Society (CIES) on sustainable education in conflict zones, early grade reading, book supply chain, and data- and technology-driven approaches to education.

Disability Measurement Challenges: Not an Excuse to Delay Inclusive Education

Paige Morency Notario
April 11, 2019
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As development professionals, we often get waylaid by measurement challenges in our pursuit of disability-inclusive education. Paige Morency Notario reminds us that when it comes to meeting students’ needs, it’s better to start somewhere than not to start at all.

Balancing for Better – And Beyond

Susanna Mudge
March 8, 2019
3 Minute Read
As we celebrate International Women’s Day, Chemonics’ President and CEO Susanna Mudge reflects on our work to “balance for better” and challenges all of us to work towards inclusion beyond gender balance.