FIRST STUDY OF HOMELESS ENCAMPMENTS FINDS LACK OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING TO BE KEY DRIVER
April 05, 2021 09:41 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., April 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As of 2019, homeless encampments were appearing in numbers not seen since in almost a century. The growth of encampments mirrored the increase in...
ABT-DIMAGI TEAM TO WORK WITH COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS TO PROMOTE COVID-19 VACCINATIONS
March 31, 2021 14:09 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville MD, March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates and the technology social enterprise Dimagi are teaming up to work with community-based organizations (CBOs) to encourage underserved...
DATA COLLECTION ON COVID-19 VACCINE EFFECTIVESS FOR CDC REQUIRED QUICK PIVOT
March 30, 2021 14:49 ET | Abt Associates
Atlanta, Ga., March 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates, a global research and consulting firm, played a key—and rapidly evolving--role in collecting data for the Centers for Disease Control...
Dr. Bob Fryatt Promoted to Vice President, Health Systems and Policy, International Development Division, Abt Associates
March 24, 2021 09:00 ET | Abt Associates
ROCKVILLE, Md., March 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Bob Fryatt, a Fellow of the UK Faculty of Public Health and prominent voice in global health, has been promoted to vice president, Health...
HUD REPORT TO CONGRESS: HOMELESSNESS INCREASED FOR FOURTH YEAR IN A ROW; RACIAL INEQUITIES PERSIST
March 18, 2021 09:27 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On a single night in January 2020, roughly 580,000 people were experiencing homelessness in the United States. Sixty-one percent were staying in...
CARBON DISCLOSURE PROJECT RANKS ABT AT ‘LEADERSHIP’ LEVEL FOR ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT MITIGATION
March 15, 2021 09:40 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., March 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability and climate governance by global environmental non-profit CDP,...
REPORTS FIND WOMEN AND LOW-WAGE WORKERS FACE GREATER HARDSHIP WHEN TAKING FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE
March 10, 2021 08:53 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, MD, March 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Family and medical leave, always a critical need for working families, has taken on increasing importance under the COVID-19 pandemic as workers...
ABT ASSOCIATES IS A LEADER IN GENDER EQUALITY: GLOBAL HEALTH 50/50 2021 REPORT
March 08, 2021 10:15 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., March 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates is one of the top-performing companies when it comes to putting its commitment to gender equality into practice, according to the...
ABT APPRAISED AT CMMI-LEVEL 2-DEV
March 05, 2021 09:00 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, MD, March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates announced today that it has been appraised at CMMI V2.0 Level 2-Dev.  This assessment validates our commitment to delivering the...
MICHELE LAIRD PROMOTED TO REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT, INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT DIVISION, ABT ASSOCIATES
March 03, 2021 11:00 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, MD, March 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates announced that Michèle Olivier Laird has been promoted to regional vice president in the International Development Division (IDD). ...