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USAID builds expertise for early grade reading in Nigeria

In its ongoing effort to institutionalize early grade reading in Nigeria, the Northern Education Initiative Plus project trained a second cohort of education professionals on global best practices in basic literacy. Learn More...


Honduran families take the lead in building youth resilience

For the Proponte Más program in Honduras, the family is at the heart of violence prevention. Counselors focus not just on youth, but on their parents and families, to build protective factors against gangs and violence. Learn More...


Join Creative’s International Development Internship in 2019

Through Creative’s International Development Internship, undergraduate and graduate students gain valuable, firsthand experience in global development. Now accepting applications for summer 2019. Learn More...


Ushahidi enables citizen-led election monitoring in Iraq

In 2018, observers of Iraqi elections had at their fingertips the power to instantly report threats or incidents of electoral violence or insecurity using the crowdsourcing tool Ushahidi. Learn More...


Creative early childhood education grows in Zambia, plans to expand

Opened in 2016 with 15 students, Mimi’s Place, Creative’s unique early childhood education center, has since doubled its size. With success in Zambia, Creative plans to expand the model to other countries. Learn More...


Creative congratulates BUILD advisor on his appointment as Somalia’s NIEC Secretary General

Creative congratulates Abdirizak Bashir Mohamed, former advisor on the Bringing Unity, Integrity, and Legitimacy to Democracy project, on his new role as Secretary General of the NIEC of Somalia. Learn More...