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May 11, 2022

Counterpart International Welcomes New Chief Financial and Administration Officer Bruce Pankey

WASHINGTON, D.C., — Counterpart International is pleased to announce Bruce Pankey as its new Chief Financial and Administration Officer. Pankey brings over 25 years of …

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December 2, 2021


ARLINGTON, VA., — Counterpart International has announced the appointment of three new board members who will each help support the nonprofit’s global work in partnering …

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December 2, 2021

Lida Nadery Hedayat to Helm Counterpart International’s Global Women in Management (GWIM) Program

ARLINGTON, VA., — Lida Nadery Hedayat, an advocate for women’s empowerment globally joins Counterpart International as Associate Director of the Global Women in Management Program …

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November 27, 2021

Douglas LaRose Joins Counterpart International as Program Manager for Critical Work in Food Security

ARLINGTON, VA., — Douglas LaRose joins Counterpart International as a Program Manager, adding to the organization’s growing team engaged in the current food security crisis …

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Quick Facts
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
For 53 years, Counterpart International has been an innovator, changing the way people look at and solve global development problems.

Our Impacts

153,805 Women and girls participated in trainings, events, or leadership workshops.
WE TRAINED 439,958 participants on topics including civic engagement and government transparency, sustainable agriculture, and climate resiliency.
WE WORKED WITH 1,836 organizations in 2016, providing capacity building assistance

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January 2023

Three Principles for Accountability in Global Development

Dr. Ann Hudock joined the mOppenheim’s Nonprofit Report with fellow guest panelists Thomas Tighe, president and CEO of Direct Relief, and Peter Greer, president and …

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January 2023

DEEP Day Celebrates Next Generation of Environmental Scientists

Hundreds of students participating in the Dominican Environmental Education Program (DEEP) gathered in the auditorium of New Horizons School in the heart of Santo Domingo, …

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January 2023

Bangladesh Civil Society Forges New Partnerships to Build Environmental Resilience

With support from the mayor of Bangladesh’s third largest city, local organizations focused on environmental resilience joined forces to help to strengthen their response to …

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December 2022

Innovative Technique Produces High-Yield Seedlings Boosting Revenue Of Guatemalan Farmers

Counterpart’s activity through the USDA-funded Food for Progress program led to farmers’ enhanced knowledge and their use of innovative techniques that increased productivity tenfold.   The …

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