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.

April 2019

Afghanistan’s Technology Boom: A Positive Development for Human Rights

This blog is part of our series developed in collaboration with the Reiff Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution at Christopher Newport University. In June of 2017, Afghan …

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March 2019

Towards Zero Maternal Death

Andyford Zulu, 59, a member of ZINGO REFLECT Circle, recalls the not-so-distant past when child-birth was a matter of life and death in his village, …

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March 2019

Women’s economic empowerment is the key to reducing the impact of fragility, conflict, and violence around the world

International Women’s Day offers an opportunity to reflect on how much progress has been made globally for women, and to commit to deepening our efforts …

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February 2019

The Future of Afghanistan Lies in the Hands of its Youth

This blog is part of our series developed in collaboration with the Reiff Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution at Christopher Newport University. In …

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