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Development Starts Here — A Pledge to Action for Diversity and Inclusion

Susanna Mudge
December 17, 2019
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The development sector has a crucial opportunity to lead the charge for diversity and inclusion. Chemonics’ president and CEO Susanna Mudge invites industry-wide reflection and action and shares considerations and goals for organizations’ diversity and inclusion efforts.
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Out and About: How to Create Responsive Security Resources for LGBTQ+ Travelers

Poulami Banerji | Adrián González | Christina Johnson
October 14, 2019
4 Minute Read
LGBTQ+ employee resource groups should collaborate with company security teams to minimize risk for traveling LGBTQ+ staff.

The Problem with the Phrase ‘And Other Vulnerable Groups’

Shauna Caria | Anne Hayes
October 1, 2019
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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.

News: Chemonics Announces New Corporate Diversity and Inclusion Director Albert E. Smith Jr.


September 23, 2019
2 Minute Read
Chemonics welcomes Albert E. Smith Jr. as its new director of corporate diversity and inclusion to oversee the ongoing planning and execution of the company’s strategy for and commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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.

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.
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Proud and Loud Resilience Programming

Eugénie Lund-Simon
November 15, 2018
4 Minute Read
By applying an LGBTQ lens to development program design across sectors, we can address the community's immediate needs while creating the environment for long-term resilience.

3 Questions with Truong Duc Tung: Erasing Exclusion One Law at a Time

Truong Duc Tung
March 2, 2017
4 Minute Read
Over 66 percent of people who are ethnic minorities live below the poverty line in Vietnam, compared to a rate of 13 percent overall.