When communities as a whole understand the physical and psychological trauma FGM/C causes, social transformation takes place - and this has proven to be the best way to ensure lasting support and an eventual end to the practice.
Today, on World Pneumonia Day, MCHIP and USAID celebrate that this disease is preventable with safe, effective and affordable tools. Read more >>
A female rice farmer reflects on President Obama's visit to the agricultural technology marketplace in Senegal during June 2013. Read more >>
BioReclam is a major activity being conducted with vulnerable women to provide them with access to land for producing food and earning income during the rainy season.
Salif Romano Niang and Mohamed Ali Niang recall their chat with President Obama during his visit to Feed the Future's Agricultural Technology Marketplace in Senegal. Read more >>
A woman farmer from rural Senegal shares her story of meeting President Obama and the success of a federation that last year produced 13,000 tons of corns on 5,000 hectares of land to feed their families. Read more >>
In partnership with the International Youth Foundation, USAID is ensuring that African youth have real opportunities to achieve their dreams and build their futures. Read more >>
POTUS & Administrator Shah tour the Feed the Future agricultural technology marketplace during trip to Africa. Read more >>
USAID/Senegal Mission Director talks about Feed the Future and President Obama’s global hunger and food security initiative. Read more >>
During his trip to Africa, President Obama spoke about the need to confront chronic hunger, making a plea for long-term food security. Read more >>
Last updated: April 18, 2014