Category Archives: News

MSI President Emeritus Elected to Lead SID-International

MSI President Emeritus, Larry Cooley, is taking on a new challenge as President of the Society for International Development (SID). SID members form a global network of international development practitioners, scholars and policymakers spanning 17 chapters, the largest of which is located in Washington, D.C. (SID-W). Since 1957, SID has facilitated the open exchange of […]

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GLOBAL ANTICORRUPTION IMPACTS

  Global AC Impacts, Post #11: Breaking the Corruption Cycle: “Aggressive Accountability” December 9 is known as International Anticorruption Day, commemorating the passage of the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) in 2003. It is a time for governments and the general public to reassert their commitment to breaking the cycle of corruption. No anticorruption approach […]

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Explaining Training and Capacity Building in Lebanon through Engaging Infographics

  Enjoy these two infographics created for the our Lebanon-based project known as BALADI CAP.  The project team works with civil society and municipal partners to build capacity through training and other support, particularly in the areas of internal governance, financial management and monitoring and evaluation.  Funded by USAID, we work with more than 50 […]

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Supporting Sustainable Civil Society in Lebanon

Enjoy this recent video update giving a short overview of the USAID-funded BALADI CAP project in Lebanon.  The interview features the project’s Chief of Party, Dr. Fares El Zein.  

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International Anti-Corruption Day: United Against Corruption

December 9 each year is International Anti-Corruption Day, recognized in countries worldwide as a time to look back at progress made in fighting corruption and what still needs to be accomplished. For the past 20 years, MSI has supported governments, civil society groups, the mass media and business communities to plan and implement effective programs […]

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