Inclusive economic growth creates opportunities for all people to engage through their labor and assets to meet market demand.
Oct 24, 2019
Join SCALE for the Building Household Resilience with Inclusive Financial and Market Systems webinar on Thursday, October 24th at 10 am EST. This webinar will examine how the Food for Peace-funded ENSURE DFSA in Zimbabwe enhanced household-level resilience through an integrated systems approach.
Oct 14, 2019
Biodiversity Hub is a project aimed at curbing the impacts of climate change ,promote conservation of biodiversity, promote greener environment and raise 3000 youth and women green entrepreneurs by the year 2022 If your organization is working on conservation of biodiversity, Agroecolodgy, green...
Oct 14, 2019 to Oct 19, 2019
Agribusiness and Enterprise development is a course oriented towards imparting knowledge about different activities, economic concepts and tools related to understanding agriculture as a business.
Oct 03, 2019
This report details findings from a qualitative assessment of the Siyakha Girls pilot conducted by ASPIRES in August 2019.
Dec 02, 2019 to Dec 04, 2019
San Pedro Sula, Honduras
¡Atención colegas latinoamericanos! Register now for el Inclusive Market Systems Conference in Honduras on December 2-4 Attention Latin American colleagues! Register now for the Inclusive Market Systems Conference in Honduras on December 2-4. Join LAC colleagues and industry representatives in San Pedro Sula, Honduras for an interactive conference on inclusive market systems: preparing the LAC region for the 4 th Industrial Revolution.
Sep 19, 2019
This post highlights the USAID-funded Cooperative Development Program, which promotes measurable impacts on women’s earning potential and leadership in cooperative organizations in Rwanda.
Sep 18, 2019
This post introduces USAID’s Creating Economic Opportunities project, which aims to help qualified people find jobs that give them the stability and prosperity they want for their families.
Sep 10, 2019
This post introduces a USAID guidance resource for incorporating resilience into market systems analysis and programming. This resource provides an adaptable process for USAID missions and implementing partners to assess market systems resilience.
Sep 09, 2019
Najib Seguya of the Feed the Future Uganda Youth Leadership in Agriculture (YLA) activity’s Strategic Activities Fund team discusses key considerations to keep in mind when designing a pay-for-results (PfR) program, also known as performance-based financing.
Sep 10, 2019
This webinar presentation will explore the pathways that have emerged to deliver investment in common property resources in Guatemala, Mexico, Nepal and Namibia, as well as the implications of these findings on forest management institutional arrangements.
Aug 29, 2019
This is the first in a two-part blog series. It draws on ongoing research in South Sudan funded by USAID/OFDA and implemented by Mercy Corps and the Feinstein International Centre at Tufts University. This post presents research findings on the importance of social connections for coping and recovery.
Aug 29, 2019
Village Enterprise works to end extreme poverty in rural Africa by providing groups of three entrepreneurs with seed capital, training, ongoing mentoring, and support for the formation of Business Savings Groups. This post highlights a $5.32m payment-for-results project in the form of a Development Impact Bond.
Sep 26, 2019
Join speakers from USAID's Food for Peace for a webinar sharing practical experiences, successes and challenges in engaging the private sector and working with women and youth.
Oct 01, 2019 to Oct 04, 2019
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
The Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit is the leading event for experts who are working to advance the social and economic well-being of young people. This year's focus is on skills development, work readiness, and entrepreneurship.
Aug 23, 2019
The ASPIRES Zimbabwe DREAMS Job Demand Market Analysis lays out a strategy to support youth employment and microenterprise development programs that place adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in jobs or self-employment, building on a comprehensive job demand market analysis tailored to the situation of AGYW in Zimbabwe.
Apr 19, 2019
On April 19, 2019, USAID hosted the Digital Financial Inclusion for Development Forum to showcase the latest evidence in inclusive digital services on development outcomes, emerging models and best practices.
Aug 19, 2019
This post starts an important evidence-based discussion about why diversity and inclusion are central to addressing complex challenges.
Aug 16, 2019
Listen to Young Women Transform, a new podcast on Youth-led development from USAID's Office of Education exploring lessons about youth-led development.
Aug 14, 2019
This post shares an overview of the Digital Credit and Women's Economic Empowerment Convening 2019 and introduces a resource by the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) that explores four steps in conducting impact evaluations for measuring women's empowerment.