In Armenia, green energy solutions help those displaced from the conflict and their host communities stay warm and save money.
The Covid-19 pandemic not only has immediate affects on our communities but will have long reaching impact on all areas of society. Here's how we're responding.
Despite progress in politics, resistance to making parity between women and men in politics and decision-making is a reality. Women running for political office defy social norms and are often scrutinized, stigmatized, and targeted.
Years of potential life are lost due to outdoor air pollution in Eastern Europe, Southeast Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia. As the development community looks to integrated ways to recover from the pandemic, addressing the problem of air pollution should be front and center to “build back better” in recovery efforts.
A new mine awareness app is part of an initiative to make Bosnia and Herzegovina a mine-free and safe country for citizens and visitors.
What do these women have in common? They’re all leaders in some way, spanning a wide variety of careers and countries and being role models for those women who will come after.

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35%

are excluded from society

19%

of youth are unemployed

1.4 million

are living with HIV

88%

of primary energy supply is from fossil fuels

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