From antiseptic interventions for newborn babies to creative, community-based approaches to countering human trafficking, USAID/Nepal is using several innovative programs to cut extreme poverty. Learning from and scaling these types of interventions globally will be the key to meeting the next set of sustainable development goals post-2015 and ending extreme poverty worldwide.
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To End Extreme Poverty, Tackle Fragility
One year after President Obama pledged the United States’ commitment to work with partners to end extreme poverty by 2030, the Center for American Progress convened a conversation as part of USAID’s think tank series on just what it will take to get there.
A Global Effort to End Extreme Poverty
For the first time in history – a world without extreme poverty is possible. Read more >>
Cultivating Entrepreneurial Spirits in Youth to End Extreme Poverty
Young people are catalyzers for changing the world and ending extreme poverty within our lifetime. Read more >>
Photo of the Week: USAID Celebrates 52 Years of Progress
On November 1, USAID will celebrate its 52nd birthday! Read more >>
Coordination Counts: Fostering Mobile Money in Malawi
USAID is working with the Government of Malawi and the local community to lift millions out of poverty through electronic payments. Read more >>