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AllAfrica.com
DARS Cleaning Potatoes of Viruses to Improve Productionthe costs. "With support from the World Potato Centre and funding from United
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
the costs. "With support from the World Potato Centre and funding from United States Agency for International Development (USAID), we have ordered the country's own Thermotherapy Growth Chamber and that will mean no exportation of samples,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bid to Uplift Regional Textile Sectorof land between them. Meanwhile the East African Community and the United Stat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
of land between them. Meanwhile the East African Community and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have just reviewed the five-year Regional Development Objectives Grant Agreement to the tune of 436 billion/- which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Case North Sudan Joins the EAC Fold...of land between them. Meanwhile the East African Community and the United Stat
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of land between them. Meanwhile the East African Community and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have just reviewed the five-year Regional Development Objectives Grant Agreement to the tune of 436 billion/- which... Read more
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New Kerala
Chitkara University gets Two Millennium Alliance Awards for their Innovations in Healthcare and Agriculture - newkerala news #281025to innovators. Under FICCI's leadership and in partnership with United States
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
to innovators. Under FICCI's leadership and in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Technology Development Board (TDB), and other MA partners, the Alliance will provide innovators with services... Read more
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The Jewish Press
US Launching $10 Million PA Wastewater Treatment Project in Jericho | 26 Tishri 5778 – October 16, 2017have a positive and direct impact on creating jobs and economic growth.” Accor
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
have a positive and direct impact on creating jobs and economic growth.” According to a US press release, “since 2000, USAID has invested more than $450 million toward water and wastewater projects in the West Bank and Gaza. This includes... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Legacy Of Reagan's Civilian 'PsyOps'an inter-agency “psyops” committee on Oct. 24, 1986, shows representatives from
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
an inter-agency “psyops” committee on Oct. 24, 1986, shows representatives from the Agency for International Development (USAID), the State Department, and the U.S. Information Agency (USIA) joining officials from the Central Intelligence Agency... Read more
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The Current
Part One: Information Systems Offers International Experience to Studentsexperience with the John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer (F2F) pro
The Current / Posted 2 days ago
experience with the John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer (F2F) program. The F2F program is administered by USAID and provides technical assistance from U.S. volunteers to farmers, farm groups, agribusinesses, and other agriculture... Read more
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The Hill
New US law gives women a crucial role to play in mitigating conflictslaw mandates that the Departments of Defense, State and The United States Agenc
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
law mandates that the Departments of Defense, State and The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) train government officials to integrate a gender perspective and the participation of women into the range of our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Donald Trump's Cuts in Aid to Africa Draws Hard OppositionCheryl L. Anderson, Acting Assistant Administrator for Africa, USAID and Donald
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Cheryl L. Anderson, Acting Assistant Administrator for Africa, USAID and Donald Yamamoto, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Africa, testifying before Congress on the Trump administration's FY2018 Africa budget. Two State Department officials... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Legacy of Reagan's Civilian "Psyops"an inter-agency "psyops" committee on Oct. 24, 1986, shows representatives from
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
an inter-agency "psyops" committee on Oct. 24, 1986, shows representatives from the Agency for International Development (USAID), the State Department, and the U.S. Information Agency (USIA) joining officials from the Central Intelligence Agency... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FY 2018 Budget Request for Africa - State Department Testimonysome difficult tradeoffs. Working within the Administration's resource guideli
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
some difficult tradeoffs. Working within the Administration's resource guidelines, the Africa Bureaus at both State and USAID worked hand-in-hand on the budget development process in order to mitigate the impact of reductions in development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sub-Saharan Africa Budget Priorities FY 2018 - U.S. Agency for International Development [Testimony]Cheryl L. Anderson, Acting Assistant Administrator for Africa, USAID Washingto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Cheryl L. Anderson, Acting Assistant Administrator for Africa, USAID Washington, DC — Statement before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the U.S. State Department's FY 2018 Budget request by Acting Asst. Administrator for Africa, Cheryl L.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
U.S. Slashes Funds For Family Planning In MadagascarStopes International. Nearly half of Marie Stopes funding in Madagascar, millio
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
Stopes International. Nearly half of Marie Stopes funding in Madagascar, millions of dollars a year, had been coming from USAID. In Madagascar, Marie Stopes does not provide abortions because abortion is illegal in the country. But the parent... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
U.S. Slashes Funds For Family Planning In MadagascarStopes International. Nearly half of Marie Stopes funding in Madagascar, millio
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Stopes International. Nearly half of Marie Stopes funding in Madagascar, millions of dollars a year, had been coming from USAID. In Madagascar, Marie Stopes does not provide abortions because abortion is illegal in the country. But the parent... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The war on birth controlhas also revived Reagan’s Mexico City Policy, otherwise known as the “global ga
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
has also revived Reagan’s Mexico City Policy, otherwise known as the “global gag rule.” Although aimed at shutting off USAID funding to overseas family planning organizations that “advocate” for safe abortions, the real world effect will be... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Talking Pictures: Dr. Kevin RushingRushing In this week’s Talking Pictures video, Dr. Kevin Rushing, of North Chi
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Rushing In this week’s Talking Pictures video, Dr. Kevin Rushing, of North Chittenden, tells the story of how, when he was USAID representative in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2008, he accompanied the mayor of that Al Anbar province city to diagnose the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tackling TB Through Music, DanceTuberculosis and Lung Diseases (The Union) Dr Christopher Zishiri said his orga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (The Union) Dr Christopher Zishiri said his organisation with support from Challenge TB, a USAID flagship, would continue to compliment government effort in mitigating the burden against all forms of TB. He added... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia's Move Towards Bt Cotton Commercializationall stakeholders by sharing relevant expertise information and experiences at h
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
all stakeholders by sharing relevant expertise information and experiences at hand, he added. Agricultural Counselor and USAID Liaison to the African Union Michael G. Francom said on the occasion that Ethiopia including the amendment of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Tony Elumelu Foundation to Host Largest Ever Gathering of African Entrepreneurs - newkerala news #279714include: Wale Ayeni, International Finance Corporation; Stephen Tio Kauma, Afre
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
include: Wale Ayeni, International Finance Corporation; Stephen Tio Kauma, Afrexim Bank; Andre Hue, AFD; Stephen M. Haykin, USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger, European Investment Bank; Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, United Nations Development Programme. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
HST Acquires Encore, After Divorce With Deloittethe other hand, Encore worked on training and consultancy services for United S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the other hand, Encore worked on training and consultancy services for United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce & Sectoral Association (ECCSA) and projects with HIV AIDS. Last year, Ernst & Young... Read more
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asianage
American, who served Obama admin, appointed as head of USIBCin January 2017. She previously served as Assistant Administrator for Asia at t
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
in January 2017. She previously served as Assistant Administrator for Asia at the US Agency for International Development (USAID). Biswal also spent over ten years on Capitol Hill, serving as staff director on the State, Foreign Operations... Read more
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ABC News
How to help those affected by the California wildfiresfleeing. You can also help by making donations. The Center for International
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
fleeing. You can also help by making donations. The Center for International Disaster Information, which is part of USAID and focuses on informing people about the most effective ways to support international disaster relief and recovery,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Imani Center for Policy Report - Liberia in Need of Smart Policiessaw provision of healthcare coming from many collaborations between the governm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
saw provision of healthcare coming from many collaborations between the government, international donors and NGOs, such as USAID, UNICEF and the International Rescue Committee. In the 2016/17 National Budget, donor pending on health was US$10M... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
US Consulate Expresses Concerns Over Cancer Care in Nigeriaall other organization to achieve that goal of increasing awareness and survivo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
all other organization to achieve that goal of increasing awareness and survivor rate. We are partnering Nigeria through USAID on cancer treatment as well as early detection. Corroborating his view, Executive Director, Project Pink Blue, Runcie... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
How to Transform a ContinentFinance Corporation; Stephen Tio Kauma of Afrexim Bank; Andre Hue of the Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Finance Corporation; Stephen Tio Kauma of Afrexim Bank; Andre Hue of the African Development Bank; Stephen M. Haykin of USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger of the European Investment Bank; Abdoulaye Mar Dieye of the United Nations Development... Read more
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SciDev.net
Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Programleverage major research investments made by U.S. government science agencies to
SciDev.net / Posted 8 days ago
leverage major research investments made by U.S. government science agencies to improve development outcomes in USAID-presence countries. The program is currently inviting pre-proposals for projects that will lead to development-related... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia On Right Path to Bt Cotton Commercialization - Eiarpolitical will of the nation is also another aspect that is highly appreciated.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
political will of the nation is also another aspect that is highly appreciated. At the event, Agricultural Counselor and USAID Liaison to the African Union Michael G. Francom said the government of Ethiopia is leading the charge on Bio- safety... Read more
8d
SciDev.net
Regional Director, Africa (HarvestPlus)budget is USD$40m, provided by several major donors, including the Bill and Mel
SciDev.net / Posted 8 days ago
budget is USD$40m, provided by several major donors, including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the UK Government and USAID. The Regional Director, Africa will provide overall strategic direction to the regional operations teams in close... Read more
9d
Newswise
Global Kids Study: More Trees, Less Disease“big data” approaches to study links between human health and the environment,
Newswise / Posted 9 days ago
“big data” approaches to study links between human health and the environment, globally. The database features 30 years of USAID demographic and health surveys, with 150 variables for 500,000 households, including spatial data on the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
America gets back as much as it gives in foreign aidand support our overseas embassies and strategic allies across the world. The m
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
and support our overseas embassies and strategic allies across the world. The men and women of the State Department and USAID deserve our full commitment to their safety and to providing the tools they need to advance our interests... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kian lives in 7th Inquirer Read-Along Festivaland St. Gabriel Academy joined the first day festival session hosted by Read-Al
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
and St. Gabriel Academy joined the first day festival session hosted by Read-Along regular hosts Ruth Navarra-Mayo and Chito dela Vega. Among the festival’s sponsors were McDonald’s, Unilab, RiteMed for Kids, USAid, PCIJ, Adarna, Anvil and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5th grade Seed Montessori student tops Inquirer storytelling competitiontwo-day festival was co-presented by Smart Communications and in cooperation wi
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
two-day festival was co-presented by Smart Communications and in cooperation with McDonald’s, Unilab, Ritemed for Kids, USAid, Adarna House, Anvil Publishing, Vibal Group, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism and Laarnie Luna of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Keep hope alive, kids told at Inquirer Read-Alongtwo-day festival was co-presented by Smart Communications and in cooperation wi
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
two-day festival was co-presented by Smart Communications and in cooperation with McDonald’s, Unilab, Ritemed for Kids, USAid, Adarna House, Anvil Publishing, Vibal Group, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism and Laarnie Luna of... Read more
11d
Rutland Herald
New director has global backgroundthe federal government in 2011, Rushing was a foreign service officer for the U
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
the federal government in 2011, Rushing was a foreign service officer for the U.S. Agency for International Development, or USAID. For more than 30 years, Rushing lived and worked in a series of countries, many of them developing regions including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Secretary's Report on Whether the Government of Sudan Has Sustained the Positive Actions That Gave Rise to E.O. 13761 (2017the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), and the Administrator of the U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), and the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and based on a consideration of relevant and credible information from available sources, including nongovernmental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tony Elumelu Foundation to Host Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneurs in the WorldInternational Finance Corporation; Stephen Tio Kauma, Afrexim Bank; Andre Hue,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
International Finance Corporation; Stephen Tio Kauma, Afrexim Bank; Andre Hue, African Development Bank; Stephen M. Haykin, USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger, European Investment Bank; Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, United Nations Development Programme. The... Read more
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Business Wire
Sevatec Expands Corporate Innovations Team, Hires Chief Solutions Architect for Agile and DevSecOpsentities, including DHS USCIS, ICE, CBP, and TSA, as well as the United States
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
entities, including DHS USCIS, ICE, CBP, and TSA, as well as the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). He holds a Masters of Business Administration in Technology Innovation Management from Pacific Lutheran University,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Inquirer Read-Along Festival champions hopethe children, Hope for the country.” ADVERTISEMENT The festival is also spons
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
the children, Hope for the country.” ADVERTISEMENT The festival is also sponsored by McDonalds, Unilab, RiteMed for Kids, USAid, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, Adarna, Anvil and Vibal. Inquirer Central Desk chief Juliet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Multibillion Malawi Kwacha National Reading Programme Goes Into Second Yearin building a reading culture at home and in communities. The United States Ag
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
in building a reading culture at home and in communities. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing over US$70 million (about MK53 billion) in technical and financial assistance to the NRP. Under the NRP,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why American Overseas Aid Should Focus On SDGs?our research conclusively showed that among this list, there are 19 incredibly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
our research conclusively showed that among this list, there are 19 incredibly powerful development targets. If USAID focuses more on the most effective targets, the public could be reassured that every dollar is achieving the most... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africare Receives USAID Award for InnovationAfricare's Mwanzo Bora Nutrition Program (MBNP) team received one of three USAI
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Africare's Mwanzo Bora Nutrition Program (MBNP) team received one of three USAID Global Development Lab's "Innovation to Action Awards" last week in Washington, D.C. USAID is United States Agency for International Development. The award, according... Read more
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FOX News
Why are US aid policies in Iraq helping Iran and hurting Christian and Yazidi minorities?on this issue, things are like they were in the Obama administration, only wors
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
on this issue, things are like they were in the Obama administration, only worse. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and USAID Director Mark Green continue to channel over $1 billion of aid for Iraqis through various United Nations agencies,... Read more
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FOX News
Why are US aid policies in Iraq helping Iran and hurting Christian and Yazidi minorities?on this issue, things are like they were in the Obama administration, only wors
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
on this issue, things are like they were in the Obama administration, only worse. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and USAID Director Mark Green continue to channel over $1 billion of aid for Iraqis through various United Nations agencies,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USAID Administrator Mark Green to Deliver Remarks on Engaging the Private Sector in Africa's DevelopmentInitiative for Global Development (IGD) Frontier 100 Forum USAID Administrator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Initiative for Global Development (IGD) Frontier 100 Forum USAID Administrator Mark Green will be a speaker for the Fireside Chat. A Congressional Roundtable will focus on shaping U.S.-Africa trade and economic policy. African Development Bank and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Researchers Work on Drought-tolerant Maize for AfricaBut that is slowly changing, thanks to a program of the International Maize and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
But that is slowly changing, thanks to a program of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, funded by USAID and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The head of the center's southern Africa program, Cosmos Magorogosho, says... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bashir Says Sudan Should Better Relations With All Countriesbetween the two countries. He said his meetings were with the US deputy Secret
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
between the two countries. He said his meetings were with the US deputy Secretary of state, the direct of the American USAID agency as well as the Director of the Africa Department and the Sudan envoy within the US administration. He said... Read more
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Sun Star
Energy department holds power investment conferenceJuly, DOE in partnership with the Presidential Communications Operations Office
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
July, DOE in partnership with the Presidential Communications Operations Office, the Philippine Information Agency and the USAID B-Leaders at the Philippine International Convention Center launched the government's “E-Power Mo!” campaign designed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rural Human Rights Activists Programme Engages Citizens to Fight Corruptionthreat to the growth of the country's democracy. This project is designed and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
threat to the growth of the country's democracy. This project is designed and implemented by the Rural Human Rights Activists Programme (RHRAP); and funded by the Legal Professional Development and Anti-Corruption (LPAC) with funding fro... Read more
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The Hill
The most cost-effective way to save a life depends how you define saving a lifegoal is “to save 15,000,000 children’s lives and 600,000 women’s lives by 2020,
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
goal is “to save 15,000,000 children’s lives and 600,000 women’s lives by 2020,” which was first set out in the 2014 USAID report, Acting On the Call.” Of the 15 million child lives projected to be saved, only 10 million would be actual... Read more
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The Columbian
Veterinarian searches for simple solutionsplastic bags. The struggling chickens tore them with their feet, so the testers
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
plastic bags. The struggling chickens tore them with their feet, so the testers opted for a sturdy pot called a halla. With USAID funding, the researchers conducted focus groups with women, incorporating their feedback. The women assisted in... Read more
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