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Is Ultra Poverty Graduation Working?

August 19, 2016
To reach scale and achieve the goal of eradication of extreme poverty by 2030, the graduation approach requires collaborative action among NGOs, MFIs and governments implementing safety net programs.

WATCH: A Spotlight on Financial Inclusion

September 22, 2016
Financial inclusion and youth development practitioners are constantly challenged to scale the lessons from their work through policy change. But this often involves multiple levels of government and is not necessarily straightforward.

WATCH: A Spotlight on Soft Skills

September 27, 2016
In this video, Gary Walker from USAID, Laura Lippman from FHI 360 and Tim Nourse, President of Making Cents, talk about employment challenges facing youth and how implementing soft skills can increase workforce success.

Got (Price) Risk?

August 14, 2017
Even in a good year, when the weather cooperates and pests are held at bay, the world’s farmers face another threat: prices.