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The War in Ukraine and the Future of Global Food Security
Agriculture and Food Security Food Security Enabling Environment for Agriculture Peace, Stability, and Transition November 22, 2022
What bold choices and scalable changes can we make to potentially meet the Sustainable Development Goals, particularly Goal 2: End Hunger? Today’s lessons from Ukraine and worldwide shed light on our global dual reality: There is hope — and the stakes have never been higher.
Development Works Here with Taylor Jack
Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Inclusion of Minority Groups November 22, 2022
Development works here because great people work here. We’re excited to introduce you to our team.
Advancing the Green Economy Through Market-Based Approaches
Economic Growth and Trade Environment and Natural Resources Business Enabling Environment Climate Change November 15, 2022
Climate change threatens economic growth worldwide, and the application of market-based approaches to address development and humanitarian challenges is essential for building climate-resilient and sustainable economies.
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More than Pipes and Pumps: Good Governance Drives Improved WASH
July 1, 2021
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?
3 Questions with Victoria Cooper: Ebola, COVID-19, and Global Development
May 13, 2020
What can the global development community learn from ebola and apply to the COVID-19 pandemic?
3 Questions with Todd Diamond on Countering Violent Extremism and Preventing Gang Violence
September 16, 2019
Violent extremism and gang violence are often rooted in similar problems. What approaches work best to counter both forms of violence?
3 Questions with Robyn Tompkins on Planning Strategically for WASH in Botswana
March 22, 2019
On World Water Day, water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) specialist Robyn Tompkins discusses Botswana’s journey toward secure, clean, and accessible water resources for its people.
To Improve Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene, Look Toward Waste Management
August 30, 2017
Bodies of water are expected to contain more plastic than fish by 2050. Joshua Palfreman discusses the importance of better solid waste management and approaches to turn the tide.
3 Questions with Christelle Beyers: Bringing Low Emissions and High Rewards to South Africa
June 13, 2017
Christelle Beyers discusses financing for green energy, converting fish waste to biogas, and pushing low emissions development projects through the pipeline.
Refugees Are Straining Urban Infrastructure and Services — Now What?
April 11, 2017
Can cities welcome refugees without overloading urban infrastructure and services? Basil Mahayni offers four suggestions to help cities work smarter.
Developing Countries Can Leapfrog Today’s Urban Infrastructure
October 12, 2016
Solar water pumps like this one, built by USAID in Lebanon to accommodate an influx of Syrian refugees, can be a cost-effective and sustainable form of decentralized infrastructure.
News: Haitian President Sees Agricultural Improvements in Action
April 16, 2012
Demonstrating his commitment to improving agriculture in Haiti, on February 16, 2012, Haitian President Michel Joseph Martelly toured local farmers’ associations to see first-hand the positive impact farmer training and new irrigation systems are having on Haitian farmers.