Acumen Closes $58 Million Impact Fund, the First to Drive Climate Adaptation for Smallholder Farmers
July 27, 2021 08:53 ET | Acumen
Nairobi, Kenya, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Acumen Resilient Agriculture Fund (ARAF) closed on June 30 at $58 million. This first-of-its-kind equity fund provides critical capital to...
Nearly half of all women are denied their bodily autonomy, says new UNFPA report, My Body is My Own
April 14, 2021 00:05 ET | UNFPA
New York, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly half of women in 57 developing countries are denied the right to decide whether to have sex with their partners, use contraception or seek health...
New VP of Economic Growth Division appointed at Creative Associates International
January 23, 2020 08:30 ET | Creative Associates International
Washington, D.C., Jan. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Creative Associates International has appointed James Winkler, Ph.D., as Vice President and Senior Director for its Economic Growth Division, the...
Creative among 10 awardees of USAID’s SWIFT 5 to support countries transitioning to peace
September 25, 2019 08:00 ET | Creative Associates International
Washington, D.C., Sept. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Creative Associates International is one of 10 development implementers to be awarded  a unique U.S. government contract to support countries in...
Chemonics Welcomes New Board Member, Announces Transitions on its Board of Directors
August 15, 2019 11:29 ET | Chemonics
Washington, D.C., Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chemonics International welcomes Phyllis Caldwell as the newest member of its Board of Directors. Elected at the international development...
Chemonics Celebrates U.K. Launch
May 14, 2019 03:00 ET | Chemonics
London, England, May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chemonics will hold multi-day events to formally launch its work in the United Kingdom. President and CEO Susanna Mudge and members of Chemonics’...
World must work harder to secure sexual and reproductive rights for all, says new UNFPA report
April 10, 2019 00:01 ET | UNFPA
UNITED NATIONS, New York, April 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global reproductive rights movement that began in the 1960s transformed the lives of hundreds of millions of women, empowering them...
Chemonics Announces New Executive Vice President
March 11, 2019 14:00 ET | Chemonics
Washington, DC, March 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chemonics International has named Anna Slother as executive vice president, one of the leading executive roles at the international development...
Credit Suisse Partners with CGAP on Digital Finance to Catalyze Delivery of Energy, Water and other Services to Low Income People
January 15, 2019 08:08 ET | CGAP
Washington/Zurich, Jan. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Credit Suisse, one of the world's leading financial services providers, is partnering with the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) to...
New VP of Education Division appointed at Creative Associates International
November 28, 2018 08:30 ET | Creative Associates International
Washington, D.C., Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Creative Associates International has appointed Eileen St. George as Vice President of its Education Division, the global development organization...