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Zainab fulfills her educational dreams in Northern Nigeria

Many girls in Northern Nigeria are unable to access education or drop out of school at an early age, but 11-year-old Zainab is determined to become a doctor. Learn More...


The online frontline: Inside Boko Haram’s social media and a movement to push back

On any given day, Boko Haram and Islamic State-West Africa dispatch hundreds of messages online. But Nigerian activists are pushing back online and off to build peace and offer another narrative. Learn More...


Nicaragua: Technical education paves way for careers in medicine

When Nora had her son, she had to put her education on hold. But with help from a scholarship, she's pursuing a technical degree and working toward becoming a nurse in Nicaragua's Caribbean Coast. Learn More...


USAID-trained teacher transforms lives in rural Nigeria

When Ezedike moved to Sokoto from Lagos, he could not speak, read or write Hausa fluently. That did not stop him from teaching rural children in their local language thanks to USAID’s Northern Education Initiative Plus program. Learn More...


A small seed opens big opportunities for farmers in Honduras

Through a new partnership with a Taiwanese company, more than 50 farmers in Honduras' Dry Corridor are planting a high-value, drought-resistant crop rarely grown in the region: sesame. Learn More...


A right to learn: Morocco program ensures all students have access to quality education

In Morocco 66 percent of children and youth with disabilities are out of school. See how one program, a passionate teacher and a committed student and his family are pushing back against those odds. Learn More...