Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Thanks to the dynamic USAID Rural Economic Diversification Project (USAID/RED), farmers in the Dominican Republic are earning more money while reducing reliance on pesticides and other environmentally harmful practices. Craftspeople also are finding new markets for their furniture. Now the project is turning to local control.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.