End Poverty Blog

Happy Thanksgiving from PCI!

We are grateful each day for the support of our community and for all of the life-transforming work we’ve been able to accomplish together. As our families prepare for Thanksgiving, PCI President & CEO Carrie Hessler-Radelet wanted to take a minute to share how much your support means to us. Wishing you and yours a [...]

By | 2017-11-22T10:26:27+00:00 November 20th, 2017|From the Leadership|

On the Road to Recovery

Floodwaters have long receded and much of the rubble has been cleared, but families living in Rockport, Texas, and Oaxaca, Mexico, still face a slow and difficult recovery after a summer of record-breaking natural disasters. With support from generous donors, the Humanitarian Assistance & Resilience Unit (HARU) at Project Concern International (PCI) mobilized response teams [...]

Meet India’s Gatekeepers

A gate stands in a small village in Uttar Pradesh, India, as a symbol of the country’s hard-fought but successful defense against a crippling disease. Construction was completed in 2014, when the World Health Organization declared India “polio-free.” Project Concern International (PCI) played an important role in this success through the CORE Group Polio Project [...]

AfriScout App Debuts in Washington, DC

Project Concern International’s AfriScout mobile application is among 100 development innovations under one roof today as part of Global Innovation Week (GIW) in Washington, D.C. The inaugural event—hosted by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)—is an opportunity for leading innovators, industry experts, researchers and scientists to showcase the latest thinking around innovation in government, [...]

By | 2017-10-25T14:12:25+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Climate Change Adaptation, Hardship, Kenya|