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International Women's Day -- Investing in Women for Global Peace and Security

Albina Du Boisrouvray | Posted 05.13.2015 | Impact
Albina Du Boisrouvray

My experience has taught me that by investing in women, we are investing in global peace and security. And, by the same token, our failure to invest in women can have dire consequences for every global citizen -- not just those on faraway continents.

The FXB-Village Model: Together Towards a Global Solution

Albina Du Boisrouvray | Posted 07.14.2013 | Impact
Albina Du Boisrouvray

As the FXB-Village Model continues to grow and we develop ways to share its methodology with the public, we will continue to rely on others -- on organizations that put out the call to action, and on individuals that answer it -- to help us validate and advance our work.

The Myanmar of the Future: Empowering a Nation to Take Charge of Its Destiny

Albina Du Boisrouvray | Posted 01.20.2013 | World
Albina Du Boisrouvray

Upon learning of Obama's trip to Myanmar -- the first visit to the country by a sitting president -- I immediately recalled my own long relationship with the country. The White House has characterized the trip as an economic meeting, but it represents much more than economics.

When It Costs More to Do Nothing

Albina Du Boisrouvray | Posted 01.12.2013 | Impact
Albina Du Boisrouvray

As our world leaders wrestle with how best to invest in the future, the outcome of each path are often unclear. When faced with a task whose consequences are seemingly unpredictable, wouldn't it be helpful to know beforehand the cost of inaction?