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An estimated 12 million more teachers will be needed by 2020 to achieve universal primary education.
Harvard and MIT professors have transformed the global fight against poverty by conducting precise experiments among affected communities.
Sometimes foreign loans and investment come with strings attached.
The Peace Corps has sent 8,800 volunteers to the Philippines since 1961. Some 180 are there today as teachers, conservationists and community developers.
The U.S. is increasing sanctions on Iran's regime for shifting money slated for the country's economic development to terrorism.
Post-ISIS Iraq has embarked on rebuilding its battered economy and is looking abroad for private sector partners to tackle major reconstruction projects.
The Honduran Air Force now uses U.S.-built aircraft for rescue missions, humanitarian assistance and efforts to disrupt narcotrafficking.
USAID is working in nine countries to increase the number of women in the energy sector, especially in higher-paying technical and leadership positions.