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Learning from the Past: 3 Lessons for Future Water Partnerships

Michael Ashford | Suzi Kondic
August 30, 2018
4 Minute Read

Safe and reliable access to water is a fundamental prerequisite for development. Despite gains made in improving water…

Less is More: How Cape Town Became a Model for Water Governance

Joshua Palfreman
August 28, 2018
3 Minute Read

As winter took its bite over the southern hemisphere, residents of Cape Town, South Africa, looked anxiously towards…

Connecting the Dots: How the Open Government Partnership and USAID’s Journey to Self-Reliance Go Hand in Hand

Ania Skinner
August 23, 2018
2 Minute Read

The Open Government Partnership (OGP) is a multilateral initiative launched in 2011 which supports countries in consulting with…

3 Questions with Kesaobaka Dikgole: Delivering Differently for HIV Clients in Botswana

Kesaobaka Dikgole
August 21, 2018
4 Minute Read

This post originally appeared on the Human Resources for Health in 2030 blog. Kesaobaka Dikgole is a senior…

Supporting Healthy Digital Platform Competition in the Georgian Agriculture Market

Melissa Benn
August 16, 2018
3 Minute Read

This post originally appeared on ICTworks. When working in international markets, there is one golden rule to ensure…

Equipping for Expected and…Unexpected Outcomes: The Convergence of Economic Growth and Governance

David Anderson | Curtis Hundley |
August 15, 2018
3 Minute Read

Sustainable development requires attention to the multiple dimensions of economic, political, and social complexities, all of which interconnect.…

Creating Safe Spaces for Youth to Thrive

Kate Brolley
August 10, 2018
4 Minute Read

International Youth Day is a day that celebrates the role of young men and women as powerful agents…

Beyond a Buzzword: What Thinking and Working Politically Looks Like in Practice

Sharon Van Pelt | Elizabeth Sanchez | Santiago Villaveces-Izquierdo
August 7, 2018
2 Minute Read

Thinking and Working Politically (TWP) is all the buzz these days, with political economy analysis (PEA) being included…

Four Ways to Make the Technical Relatable

Martha James
August 2, 2018
3 Minute Read

After working in development communications for nearly two decades, I recently had a revelation. I realized that two…