SOIL co-founder Sasha Kramer (right) demonstrates the impact of compost generated from human waste in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Hear from the female co-founder of an organization in Haiti that promotes ecological sanitation — turning human waste into compost.


USAID’s student exchange programs prepare students to be leaders in their country’s development. But they also bring benefits to American students, faculty and...

A woman smiles, holding her hands together in front of her heart. She stands in front of a blackboard with Nepali writing.

In May, Nepal held its first local elections in 20 years.

Rama Kayyali at Global Innovation Week in September in Washington, D.C.

Second in the series is Rama Kayyali, co-founder of Little Thinking Minds, a children’s education company that creates engaging digital Arabic literacy...

Fishermen arrange nets aboard their boats.

Fisheries are critical to economic livelihood and food security in the Pacific.

Picture of US Department of State seal

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