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Director Ryan Smith
Ryan Smith is a director in Chemonics’ East and Southern Africa Division and served as chief of party on USAID Kenya Transition Initiative.
by Ryan Smith
On September 29, more than 100 countries and representatives of civil society attended the Leaders’ Summit on Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism at the UN General Assembly to further the global discussion about the importance of combating violent extremism (CVE) around the world. The meeting was preceded by the White House Summit to Counter Violent…