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Bracing for Impact: Proposed Budget Cuts to USAID and the State Department

By: @alovelyimperfection

President Donald Trump released his first formal proposed budget to Congress on 16 March 2017. As promised, the “America First” budget is proposing $54 billion in cuts throughout different federal government agencies and programs to offset an increase to the defense budget. 356 more words

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The Community Office

Working from home between the chaos of washing piles and dirty dishes can be tough. Add onto that no place to hold meetings with people and no where for people to pick up and drop off resources and you’ve got yourself a nightmare. 241 more words

Community Engagement

Advocating for Youth Leadership to Achieve the SDGs

In keeping with The Hunger Project’s priority to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals through community-led development, advocacy for youth leadership and engagement has been at a forefront. 551 more words

Food Security

African Fiscal Decentralization: A Means to Local Governance

A common problem of local community-led development efforts is that local communities sometimes lack the proper resources to accomplish their goals. Additionally, when central governments control the budgets of local governments, money disbursement can become unfair and untimely. 798 more words

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