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AllAfrica.com
Enterprise - 3,000 Enugu Female Farmers Trained On Food Fortificationfunded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the United St
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Wife of Enugu State House of Assembly Speaker, Mrs Akunna Ubosi, urged... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Healthcare for All Liberians a Necessity'UHC targeting primary healthcare, health financing, and governance. Shelly Ada
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
UHC targeting primary healthcare, health financing, and governance. Shelly Ada Wright, Health Strengthening Specialist, USAID-Liberia who served as one of the panelists, said that while some gains have been made in the health sector over the... Read more
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The Manila Times
US govt gives 1 million books to public schoolsUS government’s continuing early grade reading assistance through the United St
The Manila Times / Posted 11 hours ago
US government’s continuing early grade reading assistance through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). “The US government continues to support the Department of Education in our mutual goal of improving the quality of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Role of the Military in Governance Structuresand China use the military in most of their foreign services, including the str
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
and China use the military in most of their foreign services, including the structures of leadership in their NGOs, such as USAID and Plan China. The military in government, the private sector and NGOs of America and China are employed to influence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Six Arrested in Crackdown On Illegal Sale of Foreign Aidare provided in developing countries like Zambia for free distribution, the U.S
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
are provided in developing countries like Zambia for free distribution, the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) Office of Inspector General (OIG) said. It said the arrests stem from an effort to make U.S. foreign assistance more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Iringa Municipality Follows Mbeya Lead to Cut Service Levyregistered Iringa municipal businesses pay the mandatory levy. The Acting Munic
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
registered Iringa municipal businesses pay the mandatory levy. The Acting Municipal Director, Elliah Kasanga, said that the USAID/Tanzania Feed the Future Enabling Growth through Investment and Enterprise Programme (ENGINE) made good sense out of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Relief As Doctors Rescue Nigerian Women From VVF NightmareHealth Weekly spoke to two of the 23 beneficiaries from the pool efforts sponso
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Health Weekly spoke to two of the 23 beneficiaries from the pool efforts sponsored by Engender Health through USAID FistulaCare Plus Project. Their joy knew no bounds. "I have had this condition for nine years," said Mrs. Rabiu... Read more
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ABC News
Tillerson tries to quell anxieties at State Dept amid questions about his futureleaked to the press two weeks ago. In particular, after a months-long process
ABC News / Posted yesterday
leaked to the press two weeks ago. In particular, after a months-long process that included 35,000 State Department and USAID employees taking an online survey, 300 in-person interviews, and employee-led teams narrowing those ideas down with the... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. aid chief says no sign Yemen port blockade easing to allow aid inaid to reach communities increasingly at risk of starvation, the head of the U.
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
aid to reach communities increasingly at risk of starvation, the head of the U.S. government's aid agency said on Tuesday. USAID administrator Mark Green called on the Saudi-led military coalition to open Yemen's ports and for Yemen's Houthis to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US aid chief says no sign Yemen port blockade easing to allow aid inaid to reach communities increasingly at risk of starvation, the head of the U.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
aid to reach communities increasingly at risk of starvation, the head of the U.S. government's aid agency said on Tuesday. USAID administrator Mark Green called on the Saudi-led military coalition to open Yemen's ports and for Yemen's Houthis to... Read more
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Aljazeera
Is Jordan paying the price for Jerusalem criticism?economic relief. Part of the economic assistance arrives as a direct monetary t
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
economic relief. Part of the economic assistance arrives as a direct monetary transfer, while the rest comes in the form of USAID projects in the country. Jordan's 2018 budget includes a $400m direct grant from the United States. King Abdullah met... Read more
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FOX News
After pulling out of UN migration talks, US supports world body's refugee effortreform efforts by Mark Lowcock, OCHA’s new head, previously the top civil serva
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
reform efforts by Mark Lowcock, OCHA’s new head, previously the top civil servant for six years in Britain’s equivalent of USAID, the Department for International Development, or DFID. Outside of OCHA, the U.N.’s new lean and efficient approach is... Read more
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FOX News
After pulling out of UN migration talks, US supports world body's refugee effortreform efforts by Mark Lowcock, OCHA’s new head, previously the top civil serva
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
reform efforts by Mark Lowcock, OCHA’s new head, previously the top civil servant for six years in Britain’s equivalent of USAID, the Department for International Development, or DFID. Outside of OCHA, the U.N.’s new lean and efficient approach is... Read more
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The Hill
A retreat in American diplomacydamaging budget proposals and personnel policies at the State Department and th
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
damaging budget proposals and personnel policies at the State Department and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), which put America’s security at great risk. Intentional or not, what has unfolded is becoming a unilateral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women Peace Project Launchedin Liberia has been launched. The project is being supported by the United Stat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Liberia has been launched. The project is being supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Under the banner, "Talking and Upholding the Rule of Law in Liberia," the project will engage women to follow every... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Head-Head - Preview of Crowded Field for Liberia's Next Speakerhas greatly influenced the present cordial relationship between our initiatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
has greatly influenced the present cordial relationship between our initiatives/program and other key establishment such as USAID, UNOWA, UNMIL, AfDB, etc. as well as the MRU Member States (Liberia, Sierra Leone, Cote d'ivoire and Guinea) Government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kalumbu Crowned an Open Defecation Free Zonein the area, promising that they would carry on with the initiative and make su
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in the area, promising that they would carry on with the initiative and make sure that it was sustained for years. USAID Malawi Health, Population and Nutrition team leader, Peter Halpert commended all those who contributed to T.A.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US agency to help Iraq recover from IS despite Trump aid cutsin its main government aid agency has said. Thomas Staal, the Counsellor of th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
in its main government aid agency has said. Thomas Staal, the Counsellor of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), said the agency would continue to provided basic humanitarian services and additional support for minority groups... Read more
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The Hill
Tunisia is an American 'soft power' success story — keep it that wayin 2018, as part of an overall budget request for the Department of State and U
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
in 2018, as part of an overall budget request for the Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) that represents a 28 percent cut from the current year’s level. Appropriations committees in both the House and... Read more
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The Manila Times
USAid calls on Mindanao business leaders to invest in MarawiUSAid Mission Director Lawrence Hardy 2nd speaks about development prospects fo
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
USAid Mission Director Lawrence Hardy 2nd speaks about development prospects for the war-torn area The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) convened a one-day forum on November 28 in General Santos City for more than 100... Read more
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The Hill
White House seizes on another CNN error as Trump intensifies attacks on networkShah in place of the deputy White House press secretary who shares the same nam
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Shah in place of the deputy White House press secretary who shares the same name. The pictured Shah was administrator of USAID under former President Obama. The two are not related. CNN's Anderson Cooper addressed the error on-air after being... Read more
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The Hill
A moment for AIDS funding reform“whole of government” are preserved while the deficiencies in accountability an
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
“whole of government” are preserved while the deficiencies in accountability and effectiveness are corrected. Designating USAID Administrator Mark Green as the director of foreign assistance, with full “dual hat” authority to drive a... Read more
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dna
CNN gets the wrong Shah, White House sees red!but it is #FakeNews," Sanders said in a tweet as she posted a screen shot of th
dna / Posted 5 days ago
but it is #FakeNews," Sanders said in a tweet as she posted a screen shot of the channel displaying the wrong Shah. As USAID chief, Rajiv "Raj" Shah, 44, was the highest ranking Indian American official in the Obama administrations first... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
area congressional votes for Dec. 1-7, 2017and political crisis a priority for the United Nations Security Council. Engel
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
and political crisis a priority for the United Nations Security Council. Engel said: "We need to put U.S. aid, the USAID, and the United Nations on a path toward providing much-needed humanitarian assistance to the Venezuelan people" while... Read more
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Phayul
President Sangay lobbies in US, meets politicianssenior officials of Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) and the
Phayul / Posted 6 days ago
senior officials of Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) that have been the funding agencies for Tibetan programmes. “President Dr Sangay further raised awareness on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Schools Weigh Teaching in Local Languageslanguage,” Darby said. Other countries also are delving into local languages.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
language,” Darby said. Other countries also are delving into local languages. In 2014, the Ethiopian government and USAID launched a reading curriculum in seven Ethiopian languages to improve reading skills. And in 2015, Tanzania introduced... Read more
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The Hill
Resettle the Rohingya refugees where they can have a real futureU.S. foreign service officer. In a 29-year career, he served 31 months in Afgha
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
U.S. foreign service officer. In a 29-year career, he served 31 months in Afghanistan (2006-2012), including a year as USAID chief of staff (2006-2007) and 17 months as director of Development at International Security Assistance Force... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Discovers 38 New Gas Flare Sites, Flared 800 NGFCP/D in 2015data we have at the DPR is that we are going beyond what they have and have sen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
data we have at the DPR is that we are going beyond what they have and have sent a special template with the World Bank and USAID, asking for unique data from producers and it would amaze you what we have found out," said Derefaka. He further... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Pledges Continued Support for Nigeria, EFCC(OGP) Support Unit through a joint grant between the Department of State and U.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
(OGP) Support Unit through a joint grant between the Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). They work with civil society and governments to develop commitments aimed at countering corruption and promoting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workshop On the Use of Maps and Satellite Imagery in Storytelling Held in Accrathe necessary data in order to put the news story together. Present at the clo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the necessary data in order to put the news story together. Present at the closing ceremony were Mr Crystal Weathersby, USAID West Africa; Mr. Robert Patrick Ankobiah, Acting Mission Director; Ms Carol Annang, Acting Chief Director, Ministry of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Consumer Unity and Trust Society (Cuts) Ghana Commemorates World Competition (Antitrust) Day 2017International Development Agency (DANIDA) European Union (EU) and the United St
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
International Development Agency (DANIDA) European Union (EU) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Mr Adomako underscored the importance of a Competition Policy and Law in creating a level playing field in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugolor - FG Must Divest EFCC, ICPC, Others of the Responsibility of Managing Recovered Assetsthe support of local and international institutions like the Ford Foundation, B
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the support of local and international institutions like the Ford Foundation, Bread for the World, MacArthur Foundation, USAID, The UK Department for International Development (DfID) and a host of others. ANEEJ recently and successfully carried... Read more
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Aljazeera
Ethnic Georgian Muslims in a Christian-dominated nationHurie's life as part of a project, implemented in the framework of United State
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
Hurie's life as part of a project, implemented in the framework of United States Agency for International Development (USAID), to promote tolerance through stories of people with different ethnic and religious backgrounds. Eka Chitanava, TDI's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalia, U.S. Sign U.S.$300 Million Pactassistance to Somalia. Planning Minister Gamal Hassan termed the pact "a landm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
assistance to Somalia. Planning Minister Gamal Hassan termed the pact "a landmark" achievement in Somalia's development. USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator for Africa Julie Koenen said the U.S. Government is committed to support the Federal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Military Explains Somalia Presencesector, including military, police, and justice sector, while supporting ongoin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
sector, including military, police, and justice sector, while supporting ongoing African Union peacekeeping efforts. "USAID is working to increase stability and reduce the appeal of extremism in Somalia through programming that fosters good... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmajo Says U.S., Qatar Development Investment Pacts Vitaland commitments towards aspirations for stability and prosperity. The Developm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
and commitments towards aspirations for stability and prosperity. The Development Objective Assistance agreement saw the USAID sign $300m development assistance pact with the Federal Government of Somalia. "This is a clear indication that our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbeya City to Cut Service LevyExecutive Officer Emile Malinza, acting City Director Afrael Manase, and Deputy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Executive Officer Emile Malinza, acting City Director Afrael Manase, and Deputy Mayor Fanuel Kyanula and supported by the USAID/Tanzania Feed the Future Enabling Growth through Investment and Enterprise Programme. Deputy Mayor Fanuel Kyanula... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Career education and develop public university graduates’ employability skillHall Mon 11, 10.30pm: A conference on the launch of University Centers for Care
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
Hall Mon 11, 10.30pm: A conference on the launch of University Centers for Career Development (UCCD) project, funded by USAID and implemented by the AUC, in support of Egypt’s efforts to enhance formal career education and develop public... Read more
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Phayul
Kashag’s allegations “false, incomplete and manipulative,” says former NA envoy P. Tseringtwo months into his tenure and that he was kept in the dark on matters related
Phayul / Posted 8 days ago
two months into his tenure and that he was kept in the dark on matters related to US government funding under the PRM and USAID initiatives despite reaching out to President Sangay on the matters. He also said that his office was not notified on a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbeya City to Reduce Service Levy By 60%out of a Public Private Dialogue that was co-chaired by Mbeya TCCIA Executive O
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
out of a Public Private Dialogue that was co-chaired by Mbeya TCCIA Executive Officer Emile Malinza, Mr Manase, and Mr Kyanula and supported by the USAID/ Tanzania Feed the Future Enabling Growth through Investment and Enterprise Programme (ENG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Africa - a 2017 UpdatePower Africa is a U.S. Government-led partnership coordinated by the U.S. Agenc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Power Africa is a U.S. Government-led partnership coordinated by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). Launched in June 2013, Power Africa brings together the technical capacities, capabilities, resources, and programs of 12 U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Americans to Dole Out U.S. $57.7m in EA ProjectsAfrican countries are enjoying $57.7 million in project investments, thanks to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
African countries are enjoying $57.7 million in project investments, thanks to the US Agency for International Development (USAID) work within the region. The US agency has supported investments across East Africa, including $40.3 million in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Assistant of President of the Republic Visits Central Darfur Statewas accompanied by heads of diplomatic missions accredited in Khartoum, Commiss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
was accompanied by heads of diplomatic missions accredited in Khartoum, Commissioner for Disarmament and Reintegration , USAID Director, UNDP Director. He was received at Zalungai Airport by Governor of Central Darfur State, Ja'afer Abdul-Hakam... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dar Shines in Vaccination Drivewas done by experts from the WHO; the Vaccine Alliance (Gavi) and United States
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
was done by experts from the WHO; the Vaccine Alliance (Gavi) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The country's Programme Manager for Immunisation and Vaccine, Dr Dafrossa Lyimo, told the 'Daily News' that the 98... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Resurgent Phl manufacturing sector to absorb 150 K jobs yearlygenerate as much as 150,000 new jobs annually, an official from the United Stat
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
generate as much as 150,000 new jobs annually, an official from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) said. USAID deputy mission director Clay Epperson said manufacturing in the Philippines has been experiencing a... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 : Boost for economic growth through women stakeholdersseeks to address the legal and regulatory barriers that limit opportunities for
Sunday Observer / Posted 10 days ago
seeks to address the legal and regulatory barriers that limit opportunities for women entrepreneurs.” “In the last decade, USAID has promoted women entrepreneurship through a number of programs, including providing micro-finance loans to women in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Inaugurates 26 National Advocates On Healthidentified and trained by the Federal Ministry of Health and the Health Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
identified and trained by the Federal Ministry of Health and the Health Policy Plus (HP+) project which is funded by USAID, to engage key stakeholders in the public and private sectors towards improving access to quality, affordable and safe... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Government Joins ‘Power Africa’ Initiative, Good News for Energy Sector | 15 Kislev 5778 – December 3, 2017USAID-supported Community Radio Station Powered by Solar Energy On Monday, Isr
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
USAID-supported Community Radio Station Powered by Solar Energy On Monday, Israel’s Prime Minister’s Office and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) are slated to sign an agreement which is expected to create numerous... Read more
12d
The Hill
Water strategy represents an emerging opportunity for US national securitypriority countries; each plan provides strong guidance over the next five years
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
priority countries; each plan provides strong guidance over the next five years. Led by the U.S. Department of State and USAID, the coordinated approach outlined in the Strategy is a meaningful step in the right direction, if implemented properly... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Our top priority: Trade and securitysee Dr. Gloria Steele, the Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia in th
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
see Dr. Gloria Steele, the Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia in the US Agency for International Development (USAID), whom I first met in Manila in 2013 when she was USAID Philippines mission director. Dr. Steele is a Filipino-American... Read more
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