The Development Diplomat

The Development Diplomat

October 15, 2021 |
Author: Fatema Z. Sumar, Vice President of Compact Operations at the US Millennium Challenge Corporation
111 years ago, my grandfather Husseni Gunja was born in Bombay, India, supposedly as he told us with his characteristic flair, on 10/10/10 (although record-keeping really was not a thing back then so who knows?).  With little economic means, he… Read more
Promoting entrepreneurship, combating poverty

Promoting entrepreneurship, combating poverty

December 24, 2012 |
Recently, both Bill Gates and the leadership at eBay founder Pierre Omidyar's foundation have come out and made strong calls for philanthropists to break the status quo and invest their charity dollars as the kind of risk capital needed by… Read more