Making development work: Local ownership for stronger systems


Jono Quick, President & CEO of Management Sciences for Health writes about the importance of local ownership in development saying that, “Development resources, strategically invested and wisely managed, can build local systems that have a large scale, lasting impact.”

MFAN Statement: MFAN Applauds the National Security Strategy, Calls for More Action on the U.S. Approach to Development


May 27, 2010 (WASHINGTON) – This statement is delivered on behalf of the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network (MFAN) by Co-Chairs David Beckmann and George Ingram: We applaud the emphasis on global poverty reduction and development in President Obama’s new National Security Strategy (NSS), which states, “Development is a strategic, economic, and moral imperative.”  We are … Continue reading MFAN Statement: MFAN Applauds the National Security Strategy, Calls for More Action on the U.S. Approach to Development