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What Wasn’t Said at the White House Global Development Summit

While I join the administration and Summit participants in applauding all that has been accomplished in the last seven and a half years, I believe the event was missing discussions of two key realities.

YouthActionNet® Fellow Honored as White House Champion of Change

Soon after graduating from college, Ana Moraga moved from her home in the United States to Guatemala City to help women sex workers recover their dignity and self-esteem through literacy and vocational training. Seven years later, this courageous women’s rights advocate and ...

White House Sponsors Dialogue with USAID Administrator

As part of the Obama Administration’s increased attention to youth policy, the White House sponsored a live on-line discussion this past week aimed at engaging young people in development issues. The conversation was led by USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah and moderated by White House Office of...