U.S. Agency for International Development

U.S. Agency for International Development

An agency of the U.S. federal government that provides foreign aid and financial assistance to other countries. It helps after natural disasters and conducts anti-poverty programs in various parts of the world. It was established in 1961.
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U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green - photo from hisTwitter account CAIRO -- 25 March 2019: U.S.
The Afghanistan Value ChainsLivestock (AVC-Livestock) project, funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development, takes a market systems approach by working with promising Afghan livestock enterprises to stimulate demand and catalyze growth throughout targeted value chains.
The U.S. Agency for International Development will secure food for migrants in Una-Sana Canton (USC) for one month through the Office of Transition Initiatives.
Summary: The U.S. Agency for International Development announced Friday $3.5 million in new support for schools and universities in Lebanon , according to a press release from the U.S.
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has instructed the governments of six African countries to stop distributing U.S.-donated contraceptive supplies to Marie Stopes International, a British charity that operates sexual and reproductive health programs in the developing world.
Most foreign-aid agencies, like the World Bank or the U.S. Agency for International Development, favored large projects that sounded impressive and were bureaucratically more convenient--it's easier to write one big check than thousands of small ones.
Following the EPA ban, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), under threat of a lawsuit from environmental organizations, began working to stop other nations from using DDT.
To support this important effort, we are putting in place a major U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) project to help the government of Indonesia set up an anti-corruption court and reform the commercial courts.
Department of Agriculture and U.S. Agency for International Development's Export Food Aid Conference.
Foreign Policy and Its Impact on Women in Conflict or Post-Conflict Countries: The Case of Afghanistan and Iraq," featuring the director of the Office of Women in Development, U.S. Agency for International Development, and Minnesota women who have worked in Iraq and Afghanistan as journalists, photographers, advisers on human rights issues and administrators of charitable and refugee organizations.
The conference was hosted by the Environmental Audits for Sustainable Tourism project (EAST), a collaborative initiative funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), which has sponsored environmental audits at more than 70 Jamaican hotels.
They are also providing technical and quality assurance support to the U.S. Agency for International Development.