As Chemonics’ deputy chief of party for the USAID/Colombia Human Rights Program, Laura Zambrano MIDP’04 plays a key role building the capacity of the Colombian government and civil society to prevent and respond to human rights violations. Ongoing since 2000, the program is one of the largest in the world related to human rights.
After putting a new disaster risk management system in place in her home country of Peru, Zoila Navarro MIDP '13 will work with the World Bank to develop financial risk management strategies for countries throughout Central America and the Caribbean.
MIDP fellow uses his skills as a photographer and graphic designer to launch social media campaigns for women's rights and other social causes in Afghanistan.
As a social welfare officer with UNICEF, Keti Melikadze (MIDP '02) works with the government in her home country of Georgia to put laws, policies and services in place that protect and provide for the welfare of children.
“Millennials would rather go to the dentist than to the bank,” Yoonee Jeong (MIDP ’13) said to current fellows at a career talk on Thursday, Jan. 14.
Bibi Khan, originally from Guyana and now a nationalized U.S. citizen, served as a Peace Corps volunteer within the Business Sector in Kenya from 2006-2008 before attending the MIDP program.
Seven-year-old Manoj wriggled impatiently in his mother’s lap, longing to play outside rather than take his latest round of medicine.
Teale Yalch (MIDP '15), Paul D. Coverdell Peace Corps Fellow, shares her research on using public-private partnerships to benefit both smallholder farmers and the environment.
Del Francis Wreh (MIDP '15), discusses his research on how to prevent revenue losses in Liberia by better controlling import tax exemptions.
After graduating from the MIDP program in May, Gaukhar Kizatolla hopes to help her home country of Kazakhstan move away from a focus on oil and gas to reduce its vulnerability and increase its competitiveness.