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News: Joining the Conversation on Stability

June 21, 2018
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At the Stabilization Symposium, which takes place June 26 to 27 in Washington, D.C., Chemonics joins others to discuss how best to align priorities around addressing fragility and implementing stabilization programs.
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Don’t Fight the System: 3 Steps to Apply the Local Systems Framework

Enrique Rivas
March 15, 2018
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When it comes to putting USAID’s Local Systems Framework into practice, where should projects start? Enrique Rivas shares principles he developed while applying the framework in Mexico.

News: Chemonics Introduces the Center for Applied Approaches to CVE

January 16, 2018
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Through the Center for Applied Approaches to Countering Violent Extremism, Chemonics draws on its global expertise to research approaches for effective CVE programming.

3 Misconceptions that Limit Progress for Refugee Communities

Sanida Kikic | Nicholas Sabato
June 20, 2017
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On World Refugee Day, Sanida Kikic and Nicholas Sabato shine a light on several myths about refugees.

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.

“A Job Is the First Part of the Promise”: Unpacking Youth Grievances Five Years After the Tunisian Revolution

Michele Piercey
January 26, 2016
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Michele Piercey explains why Tunisians' post-revolution frustration goes deeper than a lack of economic opportunity and what this means for the global development community.