NEWS & VIDEOS

June 7, 2022

Bamboo Is a Salve for Impoverished Nepal

By Peter Coy Bamboo makes a fascinating case study of how to do developmental assistance right. Take Nepal, where the fast-growing plant (technically a grass, not […]
May 25, 2022

Organic Inputs Prove Their Worth As Fertilizer Costs Skyrocket

By Kate Schecter Organic fertilizer and pesticides have been growing in popularity for years. This growth has largely been due to the mainstream adoption of organic […]
May 18, 2022

Walk Talk Listen | Kate Schecter

Listen as WN’s President and CEO, Kate Schecter, talks with podcast host, Maurice Boem, about WN’s methodology, the situation in Ukraine, sustainable development and more. Learn […]
March 30, 2022

World Neighbors Expands Its Work to Malawi

World Neighbors (WN) expanded its work in Africa to Malawi in 2022. Located in southeastern Africa to the south of Tanzania, Malawi is one of the […]
March 4, 2022

In Guatemala, Savings And Credit Groups Drive Economic Growth

By Lionel Vigil Guatemalans make the arduous journey trying to migrate to other countries for many reasons – poverty, corruption, violence, the effects of climate change. […]
February 22, 2022

Besides Mitigating Climate Change, Agroforestry Raises Incomes & Enhances Nutrition

A tree nursery in Tanzania’s Kinga program.   Planting trees is one of the more effective ways to counter the effects of climate change. Numerous initiatives, […]
December 17, 2021

Rainfall Prediction App Builds Resilience & Increases Incomes

Indonesia’s Sumbawa Island lies in the middle of the Lesser Sunda Islands. In the center of Sumbawa is Dompu Regency. Dompu is dotted with small family […]
December 16, 2021

How Real Investment Is Making A Difference For These Central American Women

Nearly 5 million people in Central America rely on the coffee sector for income. The region produces about 15% of the world’s arabica, the smooth-flavored beans […]
November 9, 2021

Viewpoint: It’s time to recommit to globalization and invest in proven solutions

No country has escaped the setbacks caused by the pandemic, but the impact on low- and middle-income countries is proving far worse. Tens of millions of people […]
October 13, 2021

World Neighbors Indonesia

Check out this video about our USAID’s Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance funded work in Indonesia. The film captures the rare beauty of this South East Asian […]
October 7, 2021

World Neighbors Announces New Project to Increase Incomes in Peru’s Coffee Producing Regions

Oklahoma City – Oct. 7, 2021 – World Neighbors today announced a new collaboration with The Starbucks Foundation. For the next two years, The Starbucks Foundation will […]
September 23, 2021

The Increasing Community Resilience in Oecusse Project

Read about the profound impact our USAID-funded project on Increasing Community Resilience in Timor-Leste, Oecusse is having on the people of this remote region.