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  • #RefugeesWelcome: helping the helpers
    Sep 16, 2016

    There are now more people on the move - 244 million - than at any time since the end of World War II. Communities hosting refugees and the internally displaced are most often in developing countries with few economic opportunities themselves and limited access to health and education.

  • 'Connekting' youth to skills and jobs
    May 16, 2018

    Though scarred and decimated by the horrific 1994 genocide, Rwanda today is an example of how rapid post-war reconstruction can create new economic opportunities. But Rwanda’s main industry exporting commodities like coffee, tea, tin, and wolframite, cannot sustain the phenomenal surge in the country’s population — youth under 35 years old account for nearly 40% of the overall population.

  • 'People, planet, profit' jumpstarts progress in Tajikistan
    Aug 2, 2013

    Tajikistan is investing in green businesses, helping drive development that improves livelihoods while considering the environment.

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