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Connecting impact investment and agricultural development: MEDA bridges the gap

October 4, 2022

In 2020, MEDA launched a bold Strategic Plan, Towards an Equal World. The plan outlines our ambitious goal of creating...

Celebrating the partnership between the De La Finca and Jose Alfredo Zeledon- makers of one of the world’s most popular beverages

September 29, 2022

With millions of cups of coffee consumed yearly, coffee remains one of the most popular beverages in the world. Yet,...

MEDA Technical Director, Jessica Villanueva, spoke at Innovative Finance Conference to explore more sustainable ways of funding projects in the international development sector

September 29, 2022

On September 16th, MEDA's Senior Director, Technical Areas of Practice, Jessica Villanueva, participated as a panel speaker at the Innovative...

Why The International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste (IDAFL) matters

September 29, 2022

Every day, we waste good food. Globally, about one-third of all food produced for human consumption is either lost or...

Why you don’t want to miss Convention 2022!

September 28, 2022

Entrepreneurs create value: they dare to take an idea, turn it into a business, and share it with the world....

Faith meets purpose: My work at MEDA

September 14, 2022

Faith for me is deeply connected to purpose. The idea that God designed & created us for a purpose –...

Lifting his family out of poverty by growing the right seeds

September 6, 2022

Baltazari knows what it means to struggle: the farmer from Nyasa district, Tanzania, works hard to provide for his six...

“Getting a foot in the door”: How internships provide job experiences for young people that pay off

September 5, 2022

Around the world, youth unemployment remains a lingering problem, with millions of young people unable to contribute their time and...

My Internship at MEDA

September 1, 2022

My name is Tianyu Wu, and I am the Monitoring and Impact Measurement team’s intern. I am currently pursuing a...

The role of “invisible water” in the climate and food crisis

August 29, 2022

There are very few things in the world as important to life as water. On a molecular level, water can...

MEDA launches project to advance women’s economic empowerment in Central America

August 23, 2022

MEDA is pleased to announce that it has launched the Women’s Empowerment for Central America (WE4CA) project. Through the financial...

Pathways to Careers in Development: A Conversation with Katelynn Folkerts, Manager, Global Program Operations

August 22, 2022

In our “Pathways to Careers in Development” series, MEDA interviews staff members about their journey towards careers in international development.