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What post-war elections in Bosnia and Herzegovina can teach us today

In 1995, three major ethnic parties in Bosnia and Herzegovina agreed on a peace settlement that included elections. Then-Director General of Elections Jeff Fischer reflects on what went right, what went wrong and what we can learn. Learn More...

New policy brings designated reading time to Pakistan schools

Over 227,000 young readers from 8,180 schools are getting more support and practice than ever before thanks to a new policy that designates reading time in public schools. Learn More...

Refugees as “end users” help design tech solutions to refugee crisis in Greece

Could a smartphone app make a difference in the lives of some 62,000 refugees and migrants in Greece? A group of tech developers, migration and development experts, refugees and migrants are trying out some ideas that just might. Learn More...

Afghan illustrator brings reading to life on Ministry of Education curriculum team

As an illustrator on the Ministry of Education curriculum development team, Beheshta’s goal is to create compelling content that engages young students. This team plays a key role in the Afghan Children Read project. Learn More...

Nigeria: Fresh starts, new skills for internally displaced children

For thousands of displaced children and youth, a long and perilous journey is finally giving way to hope and healing. See how USAID’s Education Crisis Response Program and host communities are making a difference. Learn More...

Morocco: Boosting critical reading instruction, building a culture of literacy

Middle school is a key time to master critical reading, but teachers often lack skills and resources to bring struggling students up to grade-level. See how Creative, USAID and the Moroccan Ministry of Education partnered to boost reading instruction and build a culture of reading. Learn More...