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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The text of the following statement was released by the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Department of State, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, and the Department of Labor.

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Question: What do you get when you mix NASA data, USAID’s development expertise, and some of the best young scientific minds the world can offer? Answer: Some of the most promising ideas to help solve the world’s biggest challenges

In Nepal, rapidly expanding glacial lakes are often unstable and prone to burst their banks, washing out communities below. USAID is working with high-mountain communities to help measure the impact of melting glaciers on Imja Lake, not far from Mount Everest base camp. Read about how we’re helping...

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Last updated: April 23, 2014

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