Youth-serving organizations (YSOs) provide critical services and support to youth, but some lack knowledge of positive youth development (PYD) and/or view these concepts as abstract and difficult to operationalize.Read More >
The Cookie Jar is a social media platform for young Botswana women aged 18-25 years to discuss issues that are most important to them. The issues they have identified and frequently post about on social media include sex, sexuality, gender-based violence (GBV), HIV risks, navigating relationships, access to contraceptives, and access to PrEP.Read More >
SCS Myanmar worked closely with Myanmar Press Council (MPC) and Myanmar media sector to take a significant first step in tackling the copycat media. The fifth SCS Myanmar Media Sustainability Roundtable, held on April 10, focused on how to deal with copycat media—whereby media houses republish and re-post news stories and information without permission.
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This resource focuses on the role of local philanthropy as a means to contribute to Financing Self Reliance, a key pillar of USAID's Journey to Self Reliance initiative. Local Philanthropy and Self Reliance unpacks the concept of local philanthropy and its role in Financing Self Reliance, provides details on components of local philanthropy, and provides an overview of ways that USAID Missions can foster local philanthropy in their partner countries.
FHI 360 implemented a multisectoral approach to family planning (FP) programming in close collaboration with the Ministry of Health and the National Population Council (NPC) in Uganda under USAID's Advancing Partners & Communities Project between 2017-2019. FHI 360 used its signature, multi-stakeholder engagement methodology, SCALE+, to ensure critical actors were part of the solutions to FP challenges.