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Helping Bright Ideas Shine Through Spotlight: Brian Gitta, Makerere University, Uganda, ResilientAfrica Network

USAID’s Higher Education Solutions Network (HESN) – a multidisciplinary research and development effort led by seven universities working to evaluate and strengthen real-world innovations in development.

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Why the Arts and Youth Matter for LGBT Global Development

Arts and youth play a key role in international development. Read more >>

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Empowering Africa’s Next Generation Through Education

South African school develops the next generation of leaders. Read more >>

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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 >>

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USAID Scholarships: Forming Lasting Bonds among Nations through Youth

Phyllis M. Powers, U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua, reflects on her recent trip to Nicaragua where she visited USAID’s Scholarships for Education and Economic Development (SEED) program. Read more >>

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From the Field in Afghanistan: Children Teaching Their Elders

In Afghanistan, children are drivers of campaigns that teach elders about social responsibilities. Read more >>

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Preparing Youth for Employment

Guest blogger from Education Development Center discusses how youth in Mali are prepared for employed, armed with literacy and numeracy skills. Read more >>

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International Youth Day: Young People Are Key to Solving Global Challenges

Young people are key drivers to solving some of the world’s most pressing strategic challenges Read more >>

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Video of the Week: Youth Initiatives in West Bank/Gaza

This week’s “Video of the Week” was produced by youth as part of the Ruwwad Youth Empowerment Project about USAID’s youth programming in the West Bank and Gaza. Read more >>

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A Day to Celebrate Youth’s Contribution to Development

Today is International Youth Day, a day to celebrate youth and their numerous contributions to their communities, nations and the world. Read more >>

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