Community Development

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What Works to Improve Secondary Education in Developing Countries

A literature review released by the Partnership to Strengthen Innovation and Practice in Secondary Education, supported by MacArthur, summarizes evidence on approaches to increasing participation, improving learning, and enhancing the relevance of secondary education in developing ... Read More
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Tracking Progress Toward Sustainable Development Goals in U.S. Cities

A report from the Urban Institute examines the relevance of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to cities in the United States and identifies data sources that local leaders can use to track progress toward the ... Read More
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Reflections on Building Chicago’s Inclusive Economy

Chicago Commitment Program Officer Tawa Mitchell reflects on our recent Building Chicago’s Inclusive Economy event and MacArthur’s commitment to extend the conversation and seek out those who are tackling problems in new and innovative ... Read More
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A Roadmap to Invest in Results

Shifting the conversation about social financing away from activities and toward outcomes, the Invest in Results campaign is focusing on new business models and new financing techniques that deliver results. Read More
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Stories of Impact from Lake Victoria Basin

An interactive platform from Pathfinder International shares stories of people affected by the Health of People and Environment in Lake Victoria Basin project. Read More