African Development Foundation


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African Development Foundation

An independent agency of the U.S. government that provides grants to enterprises and community groups intended to promote development in Sub-Saharan Africa. That is, it promotes small businesses and non-profit organizations in its program area. It was established in 1980 and is considered one of the best-run U.S. government agencies.
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In 2009, he was appointed by President Obama and confirmed by the US Senate to serve as Chairman of the United States African Development Foundation (USADF), a federal agency dedicated to providing assistance to marginalized communities in 21 African nations.
NEW YORK, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The African Development Foundation (ADF) is pleased to welcome the visit of Ghana Little League District Administrator Hugo Huppenbauer to the United States.
6 million for the USAID Office of the Inspector General (OIG) funds salaries and benefits for Washington and overseas staff and operating expenses, which supports audit and investigative coverage of USAID, African Development Foundation (USADF), and Inter-American Foundation (IAF) programs and activities.
The FY 2009 request of $30 million will fund the African Development Foundation (ADF) to provide African-owned, small enterprises with the essential capital, technology, technical assistance, and training they need to grow, generate new jobs in Africa's poorest communities, and deliver significant increases in income to their employees and others involved in their production chain.
His Excellency James Kimonyo lauded the United States African Development Foundation (USADF) for its investments to small community based businesses in Rwanda.
Johnson, founder of BET and majority owner of the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats, announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the RLJ Companies (RLJ), the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the United States African Development Foundation (USADF) and CHF International (CHF) for the formation of a $30 million dollar RLJ Liberia Enterprise Development Fund (LEDF).
U) and the African Development Foundation (ADF), a public corporation of the Government of the United States of America, have entered into a five-year, strategic partnership to maximize the social and economic benefits of Global Alumina's proposed 2.
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