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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.
September 7, 2021

BBC World Service | Kenya and Corona Virus

Listen to Chris Macoloo, World Neighbors Regional Director of East Africa, on BBC’s World Service Business Daily, originally aired on September 6, 2021.     To […]
August 9, 2021

Getting Back on Track with Global Poverty Reduction

No country has escaped the setbacks caused by COVID-19, but impacts on low-income countries are proving far worse. The World Bank estimates the pandemic and the […]
July 27, 2021

Agriculture in the time of COVID-19

June 7, 2021

India’s COVID-19 Outbreak Has Spread To Nepal

ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: COVID-19 is still raging in South Asia, and a lot of the attention has been on India, which has broken records for cases […]
June 7, 2021

In Nepal’s COVID-19 Tsunami, Prevention Remains the Best Medicine

India’s desperate COVID-19 situation is driving attention around the world, and with good reason.   Cases and deaths are rapidly rising.  The health care system is overwhelmed and, tragically, […]
June 7, 2021

Global economic development: three lessons to apply as we pull out of the pandemic

No country has escaped the setbacks caused by the pandemic, but its impact on low-income countries is particularly devastating. The World Bank estimates that the pandemic […]
May 18, 2021

USAID FY20 Annual Report

Check out USAID/Indonesia’s Annual Report. World Neighbors is cited on p. 80 for our work in disaster risk reduction.
March 8, 2021

Reproductive Health and Economic Development Are Two Sides of the Same Coin

Wanting one’s children is the most important indicator of a successful family. It is also the best way to reduce pregnancy termination. On International Women’s Day, […]