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  • Practice Area
    FHI 360 integrates a gender perspective into development programs to improve outcomes and increase equality among girls, boys, women and men.
  • External Article
    This article provides a historical overview of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) and the challenges of recruiting and retaining the volunteers who host visitors. FHI 360 designs and implements some of the programs funded by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
  • Publication
    The Linkages across the Continuum of HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV (LINKAGES) project conducts a range of HIV prevention activities to reduce HIV transmission among key populations (sex workers, men who have sex with men,...
  • Publication
    This brief provides recommendations to international and regional actors seeking to provide support to key populations during periods of acute violence.
  • Event
    FHI 360 presents the fifth global Gender 360 Summit, to focus on Positive Girl and Boy Development. It will take place June 11, 2018, at FHI 360 in Washington, DC.
  • Published research
    Effect of self-administration versus provider-administered injection of subcutaneous depot medroxyprogesterone acetate on continuation rates in Malawi: A randomised controlled trial
    The authors found that women who self-administered subcutaneous depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-SC) led to a more than 50 percent increase in pregnancy protection through 12 months compared with provider-administered injection. The findings demonstrate that self-injection can address the stubborn problem of early contraceptive discontinuation and that community health workers can safely train women to self-inject. Malawi plans to introduce DMPA-SC self-injection based on these positive findings.
  • Feature
    The DREAMS Innovation Challenge inspires one young woman in Malawi to pursue her education and dream about a future as an engineer.
  • Publication
    Each newsletter features activities of the project in Papua New Guinea, including profile pieces, meetings, impacts and site visits from funders and stakeholders.
  • Video
    In this video, Ena’am, a participant in the USAID Jordan Local Enterprise Support (LENS) project, describes her journey to economic empowerment as the first female restaurant owner in Talifa, Jordan. Already a restaurant owner when she learned...
  • Feature
    Beatrice, a young woman from Gulu in northern Uganda, obtained critical health and financial information through the USAID YouthPower Action mentoring program, Anyaka Makwiri.