Counterpart builds the capacity of leaders, organizations, and social sector networks to solve pressing challenges. For more than 50 years, we’ve been supporting solution creators – our counterparts – in more than 65 countries.

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We’re touching lives in communities around the world. Read our stories to find out how.

December 2018

An Investment for Tomorrow

This story is part of Counterpart’s 2018 Partner Highlight series from Malawi On a bright, sunny afternoon, we make our way from Zomba to Mangochi, a …

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December 2018

“Our Natural Environment is the Local Level”

On a quiet side street in the historic downtown of Guatemala City sits the office of Codefem, the Collective for the Defense of Women’s Rights in …

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December 2018

Partnering for the Future

This story is part of Counterpart’s 2018 Partner Highlight series from Malawi After a bumpy five-hour drive from Lilongwe, the capital of Malawi, over dusty dirt …

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November 2018

Counterpart International Acquires the WomenLead Institute

ARLINGTON, Va., November 29, 2018 – Counterpart International is pleased to announce that the WomenLead Institute (WLI) is moving from Plan International USA to its …

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