• A Safe Space for

    School-Age Girls in Côte d’Ivoire

    In many parts of the world, school can actually be a place of danger for children, with girls facing greater risks. Winrock promotes access to safe education by improving physical safety and emotional well-being, and fostering an enabling environment in which children can thrive.

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  • David Lambert

    Remembering a compassionate champion

    When David Patterson Lambert passed away last month, one thing was certain: his final days—like countless days and years that came before—were spent working to end world hunger.

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  • 2014 Annual Report

    Winrock International’s 2014 annual report is now available. The report, "Positioning for the Future," provides a financial account of the organization and highlights the global impact of our projects.

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  • improving lives

    & livelihoods worldwide

    Winrock works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. Our work addresses some of the most important and critical issues facing the world today.

  • Climate Change

    Global Actions & Solutions

    Winrock works to protect the world's most vulnerable populations from the effects of climate change. We offer expertise in carbon measurement and monitoring, sustainable agricultural, and income-generation activities to protect natural resources and increase resilience to climate change.

  • Advancing Gender Equity in Africa

    Removing Barriers to Education

    In South Sudan, women and girls face many challenges that keep them from attending school or teacher training institutes. Winrock works to remove financial, social, cultural and institutional barriers to encourage gender parity and equity among students and teachers.


Education & Empowerment are key to tackling child labor

Eradicating Child Labor - Winrock International

Winrock International uses community empowerment and quality education as tools to effectively eradicate child labor.

Winrock President & CEO Rodney Ferguson visits Udongo, Tanzania to see first-hand how community empowerment and quality education are effective tools to eradicate child labor.