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Tuesday, December 23, 2014

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Development Alternatives, Inc. (DAI) have finalized a settlement this week to resolve claims pending before the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals under a cost-reimbursement contract. The settlement, agreed in principle in November, calls for payment by USAID for unanticipated claims under the cost-reimbursement contract, including claims related to Mr. Alan Gross. The settlement avoids the cost, delay and risks of further proceedings, and does not constitute an admission of liability by either party.

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Ten years ago today the Indian Ocean tsunami hit land in Aceh province, Indonesia. As we mark this tragic anniversary, we also reflect on some valuable lessons learned about how we respond to disasters. Here are five.

The DRG Center is using the Global Development Lab's new Development Innovation Accelerator to do better, more innovative programming. In September 2014, President Obama charged USAID with developing six networked regional civil society innovation centers all over the world. USAID used the DIA to...

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Last updated: December 23, 2014

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