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Educators and community open doors for young Afghans with early grade reading

Haseeba, a third grader in Herat, has risen to the top of her class in poetry thanks to new curriculum, materials and methods implemented by Afghan Children Read. Learn More...


Deaf advocate paves way for inclusive education in Nicaragua

With support from the USAID Aprendo y Emprendo project, Cheysi Smith is breaking down barriers to education for other students with disabilities and achieving her dreams of higher education. Learn More...


New digital library to bring opportunity to youth of San Salvador

Thousands of youth in San Salvador will soon have a new way to spend their time off the streets and learning new skills. Learn More...


Nigerian businesses discuss moving from aid to trade through Prosper Africa

Key players in the Nigerian private sector convened to discuss Prosper Africa, the new U.S. government initiative that aims to double U.S. trade and investment with Africa over five years. Learn More...


Photo series: Afghanistan at work

Across Afghanistan, entrepreneurial and hardworking Afghans are launching new companies, providing services and creating much-needed jobs. Creative shines a light on these people and businesses in the Afghanistan at Work photo series. Learn More...


Saliendo Adelante: Why migrants risk it all

"Saliendo Adelante: Why migrants risk it all" is one of the most-comprehensive analyses of the local factors that drive people to migrate from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala to the United States. Learn More...