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LA Gang Conference: Sharing insights and evidence to prevent violence

What does it take for violence prevention programming to effect change in vulnerable communities? Creative is sharing its insights at the annual Gang Prevention and Intervention Conference. Learn More...


Creative named USAID’s Large Business Partner of the Year

The U.S. Agency for International Development has named Creative Associates International its 2018 Large Business Partner of the Year in recognition of its success in contracting with U.S. small businesses. Learn More...


Sokoto state government extends USAID’s reading program to more children

State officials have expanded the successful training, coaching and early grade materials of the Northern Education Initiative Plus to an additional 13 local government areas not covered by the project, making it officially a statewide program. Learn More...


Restoration projects revive public spaces in El Salvador

More than 40 public space restoration projects across El Salvador have brought communities together and created new parks, playgrounds, sports fields and community centers for thousands of families to enjoy. Learn More...


DDR & the Stabilization Assistance Review: Implications for intervention

The U.S. government’s Stabilization Assistance Review provides a framework for operations in fragile settings. Dean Piedmont explains what this means for disarming, demobilizing and reintegrating fighters in the context of violent extremism. Learn More...


Spotlight: West Africa

West African countries have tremendous potential for innovation and growth. Learn how governments, the private sector and communities work with Creative and its partners to bring about positive, sustainable results. Learn More...