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EnCompass Celebrates Democracy and One Year of Support to DRG Center

International Democracy Day reminds us, in the words of USAID Administrator Mark Green, that “advancing fundamental freedoms, promoting democracy, and strengthening human rights reflect the best of who we are.” As we honor #DemocracyDay this September, EnCompass is also celebrating one year of work with USAID’s DRG Center.

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Everyday Leadership with GHPOD II: Part IV

Who Is Your Most Important Constituency?

In this final installment in our “Everyday Leadership with GHPOD II” series, GHPOD II Director Bob Rice shares his thoughts on a key competency of effective leadership—supporting your most important constituency. When have you felt inspired by a leader—or inspired to be a better leader?

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Everyday Leadership with GHPOD II: Part III

Managing Up: You Have a Role in Making This Relationship Work

By Katie Hortenstine and Andrea Brazell with Illustrations by Zeyna Anderson

What does personal leadership look like for you, whether you call it managing up or something else?

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Everyday Leadership with GHPOD II: Part II

Virtual Leadership

In this second installment of our “Everyday Leadership with GHPOD II” series, Salma Howeedy offers practical advice for leading teams in a virtual workspace. The GHPOD II team works around the globe, offering training and coaching on topics like those featured in this series. 

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Everyday Leadership with GHPOD II: Part I

How to Take Small, Creative Actions to Express Leadership.

By Mike Myers, with Ashley Whittington (sounding board and editor) and Zeyna Anderson (illustrations).

The GHPOD II team works around the globe, offering training and coaching on topics like those featured in this series.

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Anti-Trafficking Awareness: Where to Begin?

Every January, Anti-Trafficking Awareness month presents an opportunity to reflect on progress and the work that lies ahead in combating human trafficking. Human trafficking is a crime that affects victims of all ages, ethnicities, genders, and countries of origin. In 2019, trafficking in persons is still all too common, necessitating evidence-based action.

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Gender-Based Violence: It’s Personal and Professional

Gender-based violence is personal. Global estimates published by the World Health Organization indicate that about 1 in 3 women worldwide (35 percent) have experienced physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetimes....

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