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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 …

Celebrating Small Wins Toward Reconciliation in Colombia

Earlier this year, on June 27, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) turned in 7,000 firearms to the United …

ACDI/VOCA Guatemala radio show

Let’s Talk about Peace and Reconciliation

Sergio Rivas, Felix Maradiaga, and Alfredo Calderon participate in a radio interview discussing peacebuilding approaches across Latin America   Conference …

ACDI/VOCA Sierra Leone Snap+ measuring child for development

Building Resilience During Humanitarian Crises

At Inside NGO’s recent Food Aid Roundtable, Matthew Nims, acting director of Food for Peace (FFP), spoke about the future …

ACDI/VOCA Uganda USAID-funded RWANU youth participant in agricultural field

Challenging Our Assumptions on How Best to Engage Youth

In 2016, I visited northern Uganda to assess the impact on youth of the Resiliency through Wealth, Agriculture, and Nutrition …

ACDI/VOCA Spotlights Youth in Projects Around the World

ACDI/VOCA USAID Colombia PAR youth

Building Peace Through Colombia’s Program of Alliances for Reconciliation (PAR)

Last fall, the signing of a peace deal between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) …

ACDI/VOCA USAID PAR Bringing a Message of Reconciliation in Colombia

Movies Deliver a Message of Reconciliation in Colombia

ACDI/VOCA USAID PAR Planting Seeds for Peace in Colombia

We Were Born to be Seeds