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  • '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.

  • Aug 2, 2013

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

  • 10 things we should all know about indigenous people
    Aug 9, 2017

    This year marks the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, a good time for all of us to consider why it’s important to protect indigenous peoples’ rights.

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