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Chemonics International and EPRI Collaborate to Drive Clean Energy Innovation Around the World


September 2, 2021
2 Minute Read
A new agreement between Chemonics International and the Electric Power Research Institute will support the modernization of electric systems in emerging markets and respond to critical needs across the globe.
Matthew Mendis at a conference

Development Works Here with Matthew Mendis

Matthew Mendis
August 18, 2021
< 1 Minute Read
Development works here because great people work here. We’re excited to introduce you to our team.

Next-Generation Urban WASH Requires Transparent, Innovative Governance

Barbara Rossmiller | Stephen Dunn | Sharon Van Pelt
August 4, 2021
5 Minute Read
Effective governance underpins equitable and efficient service delivery. Explore how developing new and improved methods of governance is critical to addressing the growing challenge of urbanization.
A woman and her child fill barrels with water in South Africa.

More than Pipes and Pumps: Good Governance Drives Improved WASH

Stephen Dunn | Barbara Rossmiller
July 1, 2021
4 Minute Read
In a rapidly urbanizing world, how can cities improve governance to meet the water, sanitation, and hygiene needs of their growing populations, particularly the most vulnerable?

Decarbonizing Power Sectors in Emerging Markets Begins with Better Energy Governance

Edward Hoyt
June 16, 2021
5 Minute Read
Reducing greenhouse gas emissions from electricity production in rapidly growing economies in Asia will depend on changes in the way the region’s power sectors are overseen and regulated.
A clarifier at a wastewater treatment facility in South Africa.

Working the System for Improved Water and Sanitation Services

Michael Ashford
May 10, 2021
4 Minute Read
If we aspire to meet the global goal of “availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all,” it’s imperative that we view our water and sanitation systems holistically and stop creating solutions for those systems’ discrete parts.

What Is Needed to Mobilize Commercial Finance for the Water Sector?

Michael Ashford | Lance Morrell | Owen Scott
March 17, 2021
4 Minute Read
Michael Ashford, Lance Morrell, and Owen Scott provide a three-step approach for donors to recommit themselves to support governments, due to a large financing gap in causes that address water and sanitation needs in low- and middle-income countries.

From the Highlands to the Deltas: Why We Need Integrated Water Security Programming

Brian App
February 11, 2021
5 Minute Read
Integrating water supply, sanitation, and hygiene development efforts with work in livelihoods, watershed management, and biodiversity conservation results in improved outcomes for each sector. Brian App shares key lessons from projects in southern Africa.

Crowding-in Commercial Financing to Water Supply and Sanitation Utilities

Michael Ashford | Lance Morrell
January 15, 2021
< 1 Minute Read
In this article, Michael Ashford and Lance Morrell discuss how the private sector can be tapped as a source of capital to fund the development of infrastructure and services around the world.