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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.
Since our founding in 1965, we’ve helped improve lives in 65 countries around the world.
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.
153,805 Women and girls participated in trainings, events, or leadership workshops.
WE WORKED WITH 1,836 organizations in 2016, providing capacity building assistance

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October 2019

Young Africans Employ Leadership Training to Transform Their Communities: A snapshot of three YALI alumni

In Niger, a country with one of the highest fertility rates in the world, the topic of infertility is taboo. Aïcha Macky, a young Nigerien …

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September 2019

Instilling a Culture of Civic Engagement among Congolese Youth

In December 2018, Aminata Namasia became the youngest elected Member of Parliament in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).  In this youthful country, where nearly …

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August 2019

Improving women’s skills in autonomously running and managing a business

Young women from across Azerbaijan came together in Ganja City for a training on managerial and leadership skills, motivated by their desire to bring their …

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August 2019

Globally Transforming Education for Young Women

“Today, we celebrate the young people, youth-led organizations, Governments and others who are working to transform education and uplift young people everywhere.” — UN Secretary-General António …

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