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  • Our website has a new look!

    We are excited to unveil a new look for FHI 360’s website. You will find the same great content but with a fresh, modern look to improve your overall experience. We added enhanced features, including: A more intuitive, easier-to-use navigation that will help you find the content you need and find it faster A mobile-friendly…

  • Ghana eliminates blinding trachoma, a milestone for West Africa

    The Government of Ghana has eliminated trachoma as a public health problem, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The country is now the first in West Africa to achieve validation of trachoma elimination. Trachoma is the foremost infectious cause of blindness worldwide. It is a bacterial eye infection that affects the eyes and eyelids,…

  • FHI 360 combats Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    FHI 360 is now engaged in a response to the latest Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. One month into the latest outbreak in this country, there are 66 reported Ebola virus or hemorrhagic fever cases, including 38 confirmed cases and 28 deaths. The outbreak lies in the province of…

  • FHI 360 research identifies innovations that create more stable and inclusive economies

    The Atlas of Innovation for Economic Stability, published today by FHI 360, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, highlights exciting new innovations that are helping to create economic stability in the changing global marketplace. The atlas is the result of a global research and crowdsourcing effort and features 63 innovations from around the world that…

  • FHI 360 launches FHI Ventures, a social impact investing subsidiary

    DURHAM, NC — FHI 360 has launched a new subsidiary, FHI Ventures, to invest in high-impact, early-stage social enterprises. FHI Ventures will work closely with early-stage companies that have launched a new product or service designed for social good, providing them with the support and funding they need to scale up their offerings. “FHI Ventures…

  • Annual malaria report now available

    The President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) released its annual report on U.S. leadership in the fight against malaria. FHI 360 is pleased to partner with PMI in the fight.

  • FHI 360 endorses Principles on Identification for Sustainable Development

    Opening a bank account, accessing health care and obtaining an education are just a few of the activities that commonly require personal identification. Yet, more than 1.1 billion people in the world cannot legally prove their identity. To address this global challenge, FHI 360 recently endorsed the Principles on Identification for Sustainable Development: Toward the…

  • FHI 360 study provides further evidence to support the use of self-injected contraceptives

    New research published in The Lancet Global Health shows that self-injected contraceptives may truly be a game changer when it comes to increasing the continued use of contraception among women in low-resource settings, where the availability of high-quality contraceptives — and health clinics where they can be administered — is limited. At the request of…

  • Millennium Challenge Corporation contract will strengthen education in El Salvador

    FHI 360 is the recipient of a two-and-a-half-year contract from the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to strengthen primary and secondary education in El Salvador and help students develop the skills and competencies they need to succeed in school, work and life. The new program, called Strengthening the National Education System, will work with 346 schools…

  • FHI 360 receives Open World’s National Grantee of Merit Award

    FHI 360 is honored to be recognized by the Open World Leadership Center. The Open World program, in which FHI 360 has participated since 2002, brings emerging leaders to the United States for unique experiences in areas such as governance, education, the environment and health care.