Empowerment & Resilience
ACDI/VOCA's AVVoices blog data digest series

Part 2: Data 101–Quality

If you missed the first post in the Data Digest series, I recommend you start here, with the beginning of …

ACDI/VOCA Liberia FIFES fundraising

Help Liberian Farmers Save the Rainforest

Visit our page on GlobalGiving to donate now.

ACDI/VOCA USAID Burkina Faso project participants in field

ViM Project Introduces Rice to Fight Hunger in Burkina Faso

Fati Kiéma, a mother of six children, lives in the village of Goenega in Burkina Faso. Like many women in …

ACDI/VOCA AV Voices blog post

Part 1: Data 101–Management

Data management can be tough, especially for those who are less numbers-oriented. I’ve been working with data for 15 years, …

ACDI/VOCA Ghana ADVANCE data management

ACDI/VOCA’s Data Platform Streamlines Project Management

Data science is changing business around the world. Can it also transform development? ACDI/VOCA is developing a technology stack, or …

ACDI/VOCA co-op member learning about health soil

Co-ops’ Commitment to People and Communities

MAVUNO Farmers Cooperative members learn about soil health When you think of a cooperative, or a co-owned enterprise run by …

Teresa: Mozambican Entrepreneur

ACDI/VOCA Sierra Leone budgeting for nutritious future with cash transfers

Budgeting for an Equitable, Nutritious Future

When I was a child, before the advent of Quicken or finance software, my dad would pull out the handwritten …

ACDI/VOCA Colombia youth sewing

How Do We Prepare Youth to Succeed? ACDI/VOCA Joins Conversation at Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit

It’s no secret that technology and globalization are changing today’s labor markets. As many markets shift from traditional to digital, …

Beach near ACDI/VOCA MERL learning event in Tanzania

Put Your Feet (Not Your Head) in the Sand

I sat in a beach chair at dawn, watching the sun rise over the Indian Ocean. Our organization was holding …