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New VP of Economic Growth division appointed at Creative

Jim Winkler, Ph.D., joins Creative's senior leadership team and will oversee the organization's robust Economic Growth division and programs. Learn More...


Two decades of international development: Where the industry has been and where it’s going 

An expert look at the decade behind us, predictions for the one ahead and hopes from the next generation of development leaders. Learn More...


Afghanistan: All roads lead to reintegration

How might former Taliban fighters be reintegrated in Afghanistan? In this blog, Creative's Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration expert Dean Piedmont calls for a community-based, non-linear approach. Learn More...


The turn of the decade for technology in development and peacebuilding

Creative's Ayan Kishore looks ahead to the increasingly complex role of digital technology in international development and reflects on his years attending the Build Peace conference. Learn More...


A brighter economic future for Afghanistan

In a series of roundtables, Afghan businessmen and women shared insights on their fight to build a better economy. This special report offers a snapshot of the challenges Afghanistan's private sector faces and its progress. Learn More...


Creative 2019: Our year in photos

In D.C. and in our programs across the world, 2019 was an exciting year at Creative. Take a look back at our year in photos, from learning in Nigerian classrooms to growing chiles Nicaraguan fields. Learn More...