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September 10, 2018

Counterpart International Announces Appointment of Mutale Chilangwa as Regional Director, Africa

ARLINGTON, Va — Counterpart International is pleased to announce the appointment of Mutale Chilangwa as Regional Director of the Africa portfolio.  Mutale brings to Counterpart …

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September 6, 2018

Counterpart International Welcomes Olivier Alais to the Global Programs Team

Arlington, VA — Counterpart International today announced the appointment of Olivier Alais to the Global Programs team as Chief of Party for Internet Freedom and Internet …

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October 16, 2017

Counterpart International Appoints New Senior Vice President for Strategy and Growth

Arlington, VA — Counterpart International is pleased to announce that Dr. Ann Hudock has joined the staff as Senior Vice President for Strategy and Growth. Dr. …

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June 15, 2017

Moving the Sharing Economy Forward

Buenos Aires, Argentina — The sharing economy has changed how many people lend, buy and share goods and services around the world. From airbnb, to …

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For 53 years, Counterpart International has been an innovator, changing the way people look at and solve global development problems.
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August 2018

The Mandela Legacy: YALI and The New Generation of Remarkable Youth Leaders

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) launched in 2014 as a partnership between the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Department of State, and the U.S. African …

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August 2018

Forging New Partnerships in Tbilisi: Working Together Toward Open Government

Recently, at an event in D.C. focused on Democracy in the Western Hemisphere, USAID Administrator Mark Green told stories from his travels around the world …

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August 2018

Using Inclusive Approaches to Counter Violent Extremism

SID-Washington is the largest and most active chapter of the Society of International Development, an international network devoted to sustainable economic, social, and political development. …

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August 2018

Digital Activists Work Together to Protect Civic Space

In June, Counterpart International’s Global Programs hosted a panel discussion on the growing threats that activists in Africa, Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Southeast Asia …

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