The New River Valley community in rural Virginia found creative ways to ensure that progress and growth take into account how resources are used.
More people have cellphones than have access to a toilet. About 6 billion people have cellphones and only 4.5 billion have access to a...
World leaders will meet in New York to lay out a vision and a plan for inclusive economic growth and long-term stability for struggling nations.
On September 22, 1961, President John F. Kennedy signed into law the Peace Corps Act, making good on a promise to seek Americans “from...
Ukraine boasts a number of sectors for investment, there is near-universal literacy, and the government is making efforts to eliminate corruption.
Jehiel Oliver, "that crazy tractor guy," started a business providing on-demand tractor services to small-scale farmers. Where will it go next?
Learn about a new effort to enable young African leaders to join forces with the African-American diaspora to advance development in Africa.
After its first two years, the Power Africa campaign continues to boost electricity access, bringing light, computers and information into African homes.
The U.S. recently unveiled a Peace to Prosperity plan. In one graphic, learn how that plan will help the Palestinian people and the Middle East.