Stories


To farm this land, you need a passport

For Moldovan farmers separated from their land by a Ukrainian highway, a new border project will make crossing easier and less costly.  


When science, farming and youth converge

Noting the mismatched labour market demand and supply of specialists trained in animal husbandry, a new curriculum gives youth opportunities for future work and a better environment in Azerbaijan's…  


Father mountain provides

In Azerbaiajan's Caucacus mountains, families are turning beekeeping into a wider businesses and saving the environment in the process.  


Meet the heroes of the transparency movement

From developing apps to reforming laws, these change-makers are working across Europe and Central Asia to make governments more open and accountable.  


When opening the tap is a first-time experience

A long-term project in Bosnia and Herzegovina is working towards reforming and improving a problematic water supply system throughout the country.  


Piecing together new opportunities

In Uzbekistan, a woman entrepreneur grows her textile business through creative thinking, good planning and support for her employees.  


Meet 12 change-makers pushing for women’s empowerment

In honor of International Women's Day 2018, we are highlighting 11 change makers from across the Europe and Central Asia region.  


How one man’s struggle led to a health care success in Ukraine

From one man's struggle to manage his leukemia treatment to sweeping changes in medical procurement - the landscape of health care access in Ukraine has dramatically shifted.  


2017: A year in pictures

From supporting business to protecting ecosystems, here's a snapshot of our work this year.  


The grass is greener in Armenia

Communities refuse to let climate change put them out to pasture.  

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