PUSHING THROUGH THE STORM
Innovate Arkansas Guides Businesses Through COVID-19
Created in response to the 2008 financial crisis, Innovate Arkansas is responding quickly to the current economic situation. “You just have to keep moving forward. And that takes a lot of strength and a lot of courage,” says one CEO who is working closely with Innovate Arkansas and appreciates the advice and peer support he receives from this Winrock subsidiary.
FROM VIETNAM, A FILM ABOUT FORESTS
We celebrate Earth Day with this video about the USAID Vietnam Forests and Deltas project — and the power of forests to shape lives.
A MORE JUST VISION
“If there was ever a time to expand the fundamental goals of our food system to include resiliency and equity, this is it,” writes the Wallace Center’s John Fisk.
PLAYING FOR KEEPS IN BANGLADESH
Here’s how biodiversity and livelihood gains remain after a project has ended — and how making toys protects a community.
HONORING THOSE WHO HELP OTHERS
From Nigeria, a stirring tale for National Volunteer Week: a mother, a baby, a civil war — and a doctor who risked all to save her patients.
WINROCK IN THE NEWS
– Climatelinks: Payment for Forest Environmental Services pays off in Vietnam
– PBS.org: Documentary on former Winrock Board member, Nobel Prize winner Norman Borlaug
– Nyasa Times: Winrock partner Panos says media covering COVID must be protected, including radio stations in Zambia
– CNBC Africa: Op-ed calls for more COVID-19 coverage, cites blog written by Winrock’s Jennifer Holthaus