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July 19, 2019

Des responsables du gouvernement sénégalais participent au programme de bourses Cochran du département américain de l’Agriculture (USDA)

DAKAR, Sénégal, le 13 juillet 2019 – Deux responsables du gouvernement sénégalais, M. Abdoulaye KA et M. El Hadji SECK, ont été retenus pour participer …

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July 19, 2019

Senegalese Government Officials Participate in U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Cochran Fellowship Program

DAKAR, Senegal, July 13, 2019  — Two Senegal government officials, Mr. Abdoulaye Ka and Mr. El Hadji Seck, have been selected to participate in USDA’s prestigious …

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May 8, 2019

UPDATES: Counterpart Statement on Attack in Afghanistan

May 9: We confirmed with our security team on the ground in Kabul that all Counterpart staff are safe and accounted for.  We were devastated …

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May 1, 2019

Counterpart International Names Dr. Ann Hudock President and CEO

Dr. Hudock succeeds Dr. Joan Parker as the organization’s 6th CEO ARLINGTON, Va., May 1, 2019 — The Board of Directors of Counterpart International today …

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For 53 years, Counterpart International has been an innovator, changing the way people look at and solve global development problems.
We currently have 38 programs in more than 28 countries

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WE TRAINED 439,958 participants on topics including civic engagement and government transparency, sustainable agriculture, and climate resiliency.
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July 2019

Civil Society Explores Crowdfunding Tools to Achieve Sustainability

CSOs around the world face a variety of sustainability challenges, from the shifting focus of international donors to restrictive laws on NGO fundraising that make …

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July 2019

Building a Stronger Democracy in Afghanistan

The key to a strong democracy is engaged, informed citizens, who have a decisive say in who governs a country and how they govern it. …

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July 2019

Leader of AMATE receives honorable mention in the Rice Award 2019

Roberto Zapata, human rights defender and leader of AMATE El Salvador, an organization that defends the rights of the LGBTI population in El Salvador, received …

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June 2019

Basic Education Week in Senegal: Counterpart showcases its work through McGovern-Dole and LRP projects

On May 27, 2019, at the invitation of the Ministry of Education, Counterpart International participated in the opening of the National Basic Education Week in …

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