America sent gear to the USSR to help win World War...
The Lend-Lease program played a big role in World War II. Learn how this U.S. program boosted a key ally, the Soviet Union, in the fight against Hitler.
2019 is your time: Apply to be a Mandela Washington Fellow
Hundreds of young professionals from across Africa will spend a summer in the U.S. as Mandela Washington Fellows, learning how to lead. Will you be one?
Ask the crowd to fund your dream project! (Others might get...
Do you have a great idea for a business, a film or a research project? Are you too broke to make it happen? Crowdfunding...
The effect of corruption on business
Strong laws and trustworthy institutions protect investors and businesses from corruption. That's why the different approaches of the U.S. and China matter.
Thomas Edison protected his bright ideas — all 1,093 of them
Patents protect the ideas and work of inventors and are part of a broad category of legal protection known as intellectual property rights.
Thinking of creating your own business? Download this handbook.
Being a successful entrepreneur takes knowledge, skills, business planning resources and mentoring relationships. This handbook can help.
Connecting entrepreneurs in the Americas to networks in the U.S.
Find out more about the YLAI program to help young leaders in the Western Hemisphere build brighter futures for themselves and their communities.
The dire cost of Burma’s internet shutdown [infographic]
Burma's military has blocked the internet to stymie calls for democracy. Learn more about the far-reaching effects of denying the right to information.
United States leads world in humanitarian aid [infographic]
When wars, earthquakes, famine and other disasters strike and leave millions suffering, the United States is always the most generous country to respond with help.