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Workforce development expert joins Creative

Katy Vickland, an expert in workforce development—inclusive value chains and local capacity building— will guide Creative’s teams addressing challenges of high unemployment and poverty in vulnerable groups like at-risk youth. Learn More...

Breaking the gender barrier for effective CVE solutions

For effective CVE, policymakers should think inclusively, viewing women not just as victims but also as essential actors in preventing violent extremism. Roman Terehoff and Chelsea Decaminada explore ways to break the CVE gender barrier. Learn More...

Microsoft Academies to train Salvadoran youth for tech careers

With the launch of 10 Microsoft IT Academies in 10 of the country’s most violent municipalities, 2,000 at-risk youth will get the tech skills they need for success. The Academies are part of a private sector partnership called “Estamos con vos” (“We are with You”). Learn More...

What’s fundamental to achieving SDGs? Preventing school dropout

Education is a key focus of the Sustainable Development Goals, but If students aren't in school then education programs won't work. Education expert Cris Revaz explains why we need better dropout prevention. Learn More...

Alianza Joven Honduras opens its 46th outreach center

Check out photos from the latest Alianza Joven Honduras-USAID outreach center, which will provide youth from 400+ families with opportunities to volunteer, gain new skills and access vocational training. Learn More...

CreativeU’s ‘World Café’ highlights new trends in online learning

Online learning is no longer just a “First World” luxury. Indeed, a panel of experts said it has taken hold and will only continue to grow globally and be a key tool in promoting development. Learn More...