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Unprecedented database of electoral violence could result in safer elections

Groundbreaking research analyzing more than two decades of electoral violence will generate insights that could lead to safer elections—as well as surprises about perpetrators of malfeasance. Learn More...

Creative opens innovative early childhood education center in Lusaka

The inaugural class of “Mimi’s Place,” a first of its kind early childhood education center in Lusaka, will access early learning opportunities that boost their chances of success in school. Learn More...

The path to youth engagement & empowerment in Jordan

Jordanian youth are starving to participate in decision-making processes. In this blog, Ali Kamel reflects on what these youth say are their biggest challenges, needs and aspirations and how to get there. Learn More...

Creative appoints VP of Operations & Management Division

Karina Nersesyan, a management and development expert with more than two decades of field and headquarters experience, has been named Vice President of the Operations & Management Division at Creative. Learn More...

CVE efforts need to embrace good development programming

Some experts suggest that getting rid of the CVE “label” would be beneficial to the cause. In this blog, Roman Terehoff explores how good development principles could make CVE less divisive and more effective. Learn More...

Out-of-school & out-of-work youth in Latin America may pose citizen security concerns

Nearly 20 million Latin American youth ages 15 to 24 are out-of-school and out-of-work. For countries facing widespread gang violence, the “nini” phenomenon may raise citizen security challenges. Learn More...