Children, Youth and Economic Strengthening
The CYES Network and Learning Platform were established to build a network of professionals dedicated to improving the lives of children through effective economic strengthening programming. By working through substantial partnerships, led by FHI 360's STRIVE Program, USAID/Displaced Children and Orphans Fund, the FHI 360 FIELD Program and The SEEP Network, the CYES Network and the Learning Platform aim to:
- Showcase the innovations and learning of CYES-focused organizations and programs
- Foster the creation of partnerships across participating organizations
- Provide a reliable source of information on the latest resources and opportunities
- Link CYES initiatives together to enhance the impact of investments in this area
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Meet the CYES Facilitator
Erin specializes in economic development and household economic strengthening programs with a focus on the empowerment of women and youth. Currently Erin is a Principal Consultant at MarketShare Associates (MSA). Erin has led a variety of consultancies including work with the USAID LEO initiative, the IFC, Plan, CARE and the Aga Khan Foundation. Prior to joining MSA, Erin was a Program Manager, Market Development and Access to Finance at the Aga Khan Foundation Canada. Past experience includes working for Women’s World Banking, ProMujer, Aspen Institute and Earth Institute. Erin holds a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University.
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