United States Agency for International Development

The outbreak is estimated to cost about $26 million to contain.
"With the Palestinians no longer willing to talk peace, why should we make any of these massive future payments to them?”
Stefaan G. Verhulst, New York University The modern era is marked by growing faith in the power of data. “Big data”, “open
Devastating food shortages threaten millions of lives in Africa and the Middle East, but a new poll finds little interest.
The president might see zeroed-out funding for foreign food aid as "putting America first," but members of Congress clearly disagree.
The president's proposed spending slash could spark a rise in global health crises
Tamara Nair, Nanyang Technological University On April 4 2017, US President Donald Trump decided to not fund the United Nations
By Emily Foecke Once described as the “new future for aid,” voluntourism is now a $173 billion industry receiving more attention
We already know what happens when we strip reproductive health funding: more abortions and more women dying.
Ideally, USAID and other donors should make sustainability an umbrella aspect of their political, social, and economic development programming.
With much of the recent debate on LGBT rights (or the lack thereof) focused on the Russian anti-gay laws and how they will impact the Winter Olympics, scheduled to begin Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, it was encouraging to see the UN General Assembly include a positive focus on LGBT rights.
2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif Stressed about my future, my friend who was a senior at the time told me that he was interning at the World Bank with a program called Urban Alliance (UA).
Some aid projects have focused on restoring the country's forests, but few have tried to fix the generations of harm that has been done to Haiti's coral, its mangroves, its beaches and, most of all, its fish.