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MSI Awarded Bangladesh Counter Violent Extremism Work

To help counter violent extremism in Bangladesh, a problem that has grown dramatically over the past three years, USAID awarded Management Systems International (MSI) a project to support civil society and communities to better understand why and how people become radicalized, and to combat those realities. Activities of the project, named Obirodh (a Bangla term […]

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Evaluation 2017 Conference is Here!

The American Evaluation Association (AEA) is holding its annual conference 6-11 November in Washington, DC. This conference is one of the premier events for evaluators around the world, and this year’s theme focuses on learning opportunities for better practices and outcomes. For more than 30 years, MSI, a Tetra Tech Company, has helped clients solve […]

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Supporting the Next Generation of Evaluation Experts in Jordan

MSI’s Jordan Monitoring Evaluation Support Project (MESP) helps the USAID/Jordan Mission assess and improve its programming, develop data-driven best practices, and effectively communicate the Mission’s commitment to accountability and aid effectiveness. Part of this effort involves strengthening the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) community of practice in Jordan. Jordan MESP is addressing the persistent shortage of […]

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Fighting Corruption on the Big Screen

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Earlier this year, USAID’s CEGAH anti-corruption initiative worked alongside Indonesia’s Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) to launch an innovative film festival competition aimed at engaging more young people and creative professionals around issues of government accountability and transparency. The launch included a five-city tour hosted by the BPK, featuring filmmaking […]

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Is Effective Messaging for Development More Critical than Ever?

With the international affairs budget facing a proposed 32% reduction from FY17 and little understanding among the American public that it is less than 1% of the federal budget, the Society for International Development – Washington (SID-W) recently convened a panel of communications experts to consider the importance of communications. In particular, the panel looked at […]

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