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Honduras volunteers crowned Community Heroes

The U.S. Agency for International Development celebrated five “Community Heroes” in Honduras, including one woman helping at-risk youth and their families through the Proponte Más program. Learn More...

From Afghanistan to Nicaragua, empowering women to overcome barriers

Creative’s Senior Associate, Gender in Development, Jackie Ogega, discusses two innovative workforce programs in Nicaragua and Afghanistan that are improving equitable access to nontraditional fields. Learn More...

In Tunisia, public health approach offers hope to stem violent extremism

A method to prevent gang joining that was pioneered in Los Angeles and adapted to Central America is now being used in Tunisia to reach youth most at risk of joining violent extremist organizations. Learn More...

Contagion Effect: Treating gang violence like a public health epidemic

Looking at violence like a disease has been proven as an effective way to tackle gang crime, experts said at the L.A. Gang Prevention and Intervention Conference. Learn More...

In Nicaragua, Caribbean Coast youth make history through technical education

Aprendo y Emprendo supports at-risk youth with quality services that empower them with high-quality, demand-driven technical training for a successful career and hopeful future. Learn More...

Expert on countering violent extremism joins Creative Associates International

After 30 years of experience in the U.S. military and State Department, Kim Field has joined Creative as Director of its Countering Violent Extremism Practice Area. Learn More...