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Seattle soccer team brings new field, fun to Honduran youth

Youth from Alianza Joven Honduras-USAID joined the big leagues in a practice with U.S. soccer team Seattle Sounders FC. From shooting goals to celebrating their own new field, check out highlights from the day. Learn More...

15 years later, where are we on gender equality?

Developing countries as a whole have reached MDG targets for eliminating gender disparities in education. Barriers still exist, but former Togo Peace Corps Volunteer David Newstead explains why we can expect more gains in gender equality. Learn More...

D.C. Summit to Explore School Dropout in U.S. & Elsewhere

The School Dropout Prevention Summit will bring together more than 200 experts and government officials from a dozen countries Sept. 9 & 10 to explore retention strategies. Learn More...

FIFA elections fall short of international standards

Mired in corruption allegations, FIFA will hold presidential elections in 2016. Elections expert Jeff Fischer explains why the conduct of elections matters for FIFA’s future, and how the organization can better conform to international norms. Learn More...

El Salvador: At-risk youth finds purpose preventing violence

At his neighborhood Outreach Center, part of USAID's Crime and Violence Prevention Project, Carlos found purpose as a volunteer and left a life on the streets behind. Follow his journey from at-risk youth to role model. Learn More...

In Zambia, creating a culture of reading takes a village

In rural Zambia, literacy rates are low and school dropout runs high. USAID/Read to Succeed is mobilizing community support for education to keep pupils in school and on track for success. Learn More...