Volunteering has become an important development tool as corporations, NGOs and faith-based organizations engage in volunteer efforts at home and abroad to help improve lives. In recent years, governments have also explored volunteering as part of their public diplomacy programs and civic activities to further strengthen relationships and international understanding.
Handout photo of a man carrying his daughter, who is being treated for malaria by International Medical Corps doctors, at Akobo County Hospital in South Sudan (REUTERS/Handout).
Paper | Global Views
Impacts of Malaria Interventions and their Potential Additional Humanitarian Benefits in Sub-Saharan Africa
October 2012, David L. Caprara and Ken Ballen
David Caprara and Ken Ballen examine the impact of malaria interventions throughout Africa and provide policy recommendations for preventing and treating malaria, improving the quality of life and increasing longevity.
June 27, 2012, David L. Caprara, Jacob Mwathi Mati, Ebenezer Obadare and Helene Perold
December 6, 2011, David L. Caprara and Matt Clausen
October 20, 2011, David L. Caprara
September 21, 2011, David L. Caprara
January 20, 2011, David L. Caprara
October 15, 2010, David L. Caprara
July 22, 2010, David L. Caprara and Stanley Litow
Opinion | The Huffington Post
July 12, 2010, David L. Caprara, Harris Wofford and John Bridgeland
June 23, 2010
June 21, 2010, Amanda Moore McBride, Benjamin J. Lough and Margaret Sherrard Sherraden
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David L. Caprara
Nonresident Fellow, Global Economy and Development
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development
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