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Facing a Global Hunger Crisis

by Atul Tandon

Over 100,000 children will die because of hunger caused by COVID-19 Last week, the Associated Press, citing recent UN research, reported, “All around the world, the coronavirus and its restrictions are…

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Governors Spotlight: Promod Haque

by Opportunity International

Promod and Dorcas Haque understand firsthand how an opportunity can change one’s life. As the daughter of missionary American parents, Dorcas spent her formative childhood years in rural, northwest Congo.…

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School Improvement Loans Linked to Increased Learning…

Opportunity EduFinance partnered with the University of Chicago’s Center for RISC to measure the effectiveness of School Improvement Loans in Uganda related to increasing learning outcomes for students.

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Opportunity International Savings and Loans holds 2nd…

Opportunity International Savings and Loans in Ghana celebrated the second graduation ceremony for 54 street porters (Kayaye) under its flagship Youth Development Program.

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Lives Lived Well

by Mark Lutz

Learn about how John and Jacque Weberg are impacting families for generations to come through their exceptionally generous estate planning.

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Tribute to Juan Ulloa

by Dale Patterson

I first met Juan Ulloa in the late ’90s as we led Opportunity International Canada Insight Trips to Nicaragua, and we made a connection that I will cherish forever. Juan was a giant in our industry —…

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Through the Noise: Small Loans & Business Training…

During these uncertain times, how are leaders adapting and changing course? Opportunity International CEO Atul Tandon joined Through the Noise host Ernesto Gluecksmann to discuss how the organization is…

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Rise: Refugees and COVID-19: Impact on Food Prices,…

As part of the Refugees, Innovations, Self-reliance and Empowerment (RISE) project, Opportunity is using financial diaries and other human-centered design approaches in order to make informed and appropriate…

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RISE: The Financial Lives of Refugees Living in Uganda

Opportunity International and its partners launched the Refugees, Innovations, Self-reliance and Empowerment (RISE) project in June 2019 to help integrate and financially include refugee and host communities,…

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Looking For Equity After COVID-19? Prioritize African…

COVID-19 has presented not only a health crisis but a burgeoning economic catastrophe as well. A recent McKinsey report notes that in 2020, African economies could experience a catastrophic loss from $90…

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