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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Outro ponto abordado pela AFDF foi a criacao de comites nas fabricas e uma dinamica politica em prol dos direitos das mulheres operarias.
It should be noted that AFDF was established as per Royal Decree No.
The cooking regimen for these samples used a 30[degrees]C "suwari" set (AFDF (5)) before a final cook at 90[degrees]C.
The AFDF arranged this summer for two Prince William Sound frozen salmon concerns -- North Pacific Processors and Golden Age Fisheries -- to begin test production of skinless, boneless pink salmon blocks for use in value-added products such as salmon Kiev, soups and pates.
The AFDF hopes that other companies will follow Clouston's lead and establish plants as the cutback in foreign joint ventures has made for excess trawler capacity.
In the Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation's (AFDF) 2014 Symphony of Seafood New Products Contest the Tilgners won People's Choice in the Anchorage Gala and First Place in Smoked Products.
IDA and the AfDF under the current replenishment cycles.
Wadi Bani Khalid, July 7 (ONA) A team from the Agricultural and Fisheries Development Fund (AFDF) today visited the Wilayat of Wadi Bani Khalid in the Governorate of North A'Sharqiyah to assess the project of planting thyme in the wilayat.
Starmax will continue to distribute independent Korean and foreign titles, including those produced by Omega's subsid AFDF (Asia Film Development & Finance).
Treasury's request also includes funding for the special MDB facilities that support the world's poorest countries: the International Development Association (IDA), housed at the World Bank; the Asian Development Fund (AsDF), based at the Asian Development Bank; and the African Development Fund (AfDF), which is part of the African Development Bank Group.