Creating Stronger, More Resilient Communities
DevWorks’ mission is to support people around the world to pursue opportunities for equitable social and economic growth to create stronger, more resilient communities.
Four-Year USAID Isuku Iwacu Project Celebrates Bringing Sanitation Access to 500,000 Rwandans
Over the past four years (2016-2020), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID’s) Isuku Iwacu activity invested 10.5 billion RWF in highly successful measures to increase access to basic sanitation for the people of Rwanda. Thanks to USAID Isuku Iwacu, over 500,000 Rwandans have access to basic sanitation (such as improved latrines) for the first time. Read the full press release of Isuku Iwacu’s closeout event here.
DevWorks International Welcomes New Board Member
DevWorks International is pleased to welcome Byron Radcliffe (CEO, and President of Equal Access International) as Member-elect of the Board of Directors. Read the full press release here.
Through the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, DevWorks International continues to support the communities and households we work with globally, championing their safety, health, and well-being. In the countries where we operate, we continue to fulfill our mission and values, creating stronger, more resilient communities by strengthening access to and knowledge of safe sanitation and good hygiene practices. Our highest priority is the safety and security of our staff and partners, with whom we are working closely during this crisis to continue delivering our programs in the safest possible ways. We are coordinating with our government counterparts, including Ministries of Health, to ensure our work continues and the gains we’ve made in healthcare facilities, communities, and households are sustained and built upon through this time and beyond. Click here to read more about our COVID-19 response.
Announcing DevWorks International
We are excited to announce that SNV USA has adopted a new trade name, DevWorks International (DevWorks). Read the full press release here.
Unlocking Local Potential
We build capacity of governments for service delivery, train businesses to be market-oriented, and work with civil society groups to promote civic engagement.
Private Sector Engagement
We foster public-private partnerships (PPPs) between governments, the private sector, and civil society to enhance innovation and reach.
We facilitate pro-poor market systems change to provide sustainable access to goods, services, and livelihoods for all community members.
We deliver market-based solutions across five areas: agriculture, water, sanitation and hygiene, youth, governance, and natural resource management.
From households and smallholders to agribusinesses, traders and national policy makers, DevWorks strengthens market systems in the agricultural sector.
DevWorks works with all stakeholders to improve access to clean water and sanitation.
Environment & Natural Resources
DevWorks works at the nexus of environmental conservation and economic development.
DevWorks helps youth find work, create businesses, and get involved in their communities.