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The USAID-funded Feed the Future Mozambique Agricultural Innovations Activity (FTF Inova) implemented by DAI, aims to improve the income of smallholder farmers in Mozambique by stimulating a more inclusive agricultural market. Because development unfolds in thin markets devoid of support functions, and a low number of...
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The Upscaling Technologies in Agriculture through Knowledge and Extension (UPTAKE Project) works to scale up the use of productivity-enhancing agricultural innovations amongst 1,000,000 small holder farmers in Tanzania. It employs wide reaching information and communication technologies (ICTs) particularly radio and SMS...
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The Seafood Alliance for Legality and Traceability (SALT): Developed through a co-creation process to enable activity co-design on a global scale to build a knowledge sharing and learning platform -- modeling CLA throughout its implementation! Much of the world relies on fisheries for livelihood and nutrition....
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This case concerns a shift in processes within the Africa Bureau’s Education Division of the Office of Sustainable Development (AFR/SD/ED), leading to multiple actions to set the foundation of CLA within the team and its USAID counterparts. A 2017 desk review of the team’s processes revealed a significant overlap in...
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World Vision’s food security, nutrition and resilience project, ‘Nobo Jatra/New Beginning’ in south west Bangladesh has a Promotional Graduation component with the goal to create pathways out of poverty for 14,000 ultra-poor women, split into two cohorts of 7,000 each. Promotional Graduation has a strong learning and...
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South Sudan is facing a dire humanitarian crisis. The December 2017 Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring bulletin noted that “… South Sudanese households are facing the worst food security situation since the Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring System began in 2010.” Year-to-year comparisons reveal alarming...
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| By Sonya Day
Ugandans face high out of pocket costs to access health care. To remove the cost barrier to care, HealthPartners trains local stakeholders to manage their own health insurance cooperatives, so members prepay for basic health care and access it when needed. Initially, all health care providers made surpluses. The...
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| By Britt Cruz
Natural resources management is a complex process in the context of Bangladesh because of the presence of a wide range of environmental and social factors. These make the job of managing natural resources hard for the Government of Bangladesh (GoB) alone. To protect the ecosystem and help the government in managing...
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Ministry of Education in Ghana requested more evidence to guide policy decisions and introduce more systematic processes with which to implement teacher rationalization-which effectively means how to plan for the effective placement of teachers. Rather than conducting a standard assessment, USAID and its implementer,...
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USAID's Agricultural Value Chains Project in Bangladesh (AVC) is a 5-year project that supports economic growth and food security in Bangladesh's Southern Delta.  The AVC project employs a Market Systems approach ensuring that development interventions are driven by business incentives to improve the functioning of...
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