Tessie San Martin is a co-chair of the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network and president and CEO of Plan International USA.
International civil society entities such as Plan have an important role to play in in the SDG journey, here in the U.S. and elsewhere. But the SDGs changed the game for all of us. Remaining relevant requires we give up control so that we may effectively empower others.
U.S. aid agencies have started down the path toward localization, but what will it take to finish the job? Tessie San Martin, CEO of Plan International USA, weighs in on locally-led solutions in our #Reform4Results series, in partnership with the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network.