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U.S. Government Supports Health Care in Tajikistan
May 19, 2015

United States Ambassador Susan M. Elliott and USAID Central Asia Deputy Mission Director David Brown, together with Tajikistan Deputy Minister of Health and Social Protection of the Population (MOHSPP) Navruz Jaffarov, co-chaired a conference devoted to the close out of the USAID Quality Health Care Project. The event highlighted the many impacts of the project, which covered maternal and child health, reproductive health, tuberculosis (TB), and HIV, along with health care reform.

Ambassador Elliott noted the project’s achievements in improving health care in Tajikistan since 2010. For example, project technical assistance helped MOHSPP achieve international standards in prevention, examination, diagnosis, and treatment techniques.

USAID Launches 2015 – 2019 Strategy for Central Asia
February 13, 2015

On February 12, U.S. Ambassador Susan M. Elliott joined USAID’s Regional Mission Director for Central Asia Jonathan Addleton to launch the United States Agency for International Development strategy for Central Asia for 2015 to 2019. Usmonali Usmonzoda, Minister of Energy and Water Resources and Jalil Pirizoda, Head of Department of Agriculture and Land Use also participated in the event, demonstrating the Tajik government’s commitment to working together to achieve the goals outlined in this new five-year commitment to Tajikistan.

U. S. Government Hands Over Heavy Machinery to Water Users Associations and Inaugurates New Office in Southern Tajikistan
January 28, 2015

U.S. Ambassador Susan M. Elliott and representatives of USAID, along with Governor of Khatlon Province Davlatsho Gulmahmadzoda, participated in ceremonies to hand over irrigation machinery to communities in Khatlon Province.

U. S. Government Supports Early Grade Read Assessment Findings
December 11, 2014

U.S. Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Kathleen McDonald joined Deputy Minister of Education and Science Tojinisso Makhmadova, local education officials, teachers, and international organizations at the joint Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Tajikistan and USAID Quality Reading Project presentation of the 2014 Early Grade Reading Assessment Baseline findings.

December 4, 2014

Таджикистан противостоит многим вызовам, таким как крайняя нищета, отсутствие продовольственной безопасности, низкая эффективность экономики, падающие показатели грамотности населения, высокий уровень безработицы и растущая заболеваемость туберкулёзом. Обладая крайне мобильным населением в 8 миллионов человек, Таджикистан является потенциальным каналом распространения заболеваний, приводящих к инвалидности, таких как туберкулёз с множественной лекарственной устойчивостью (МЛУ ТБ) и ВИЧ/СПИД.

U.S. Government and Aga Khan Foundation Partner to Further Development in Tajikistan
October 31, 2014

Dushanbe, Tajikistan, October 30, 2014 – United States Ambassador Susan M. Elliott and Akbar Pesnani, the Aga Khan Development Network Resident Representative, signed a new global development alliance entitled Economic and Social Connections: A Multi-Input Area Development Financing Facility for Tajikistan to be implemented by the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF).

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USAID Tajikistan Calendar 2014

Feed the Future

USAID Feed the Future incorporates water management into agricultural development

Friday, March 22, 2013
USAID Feed the Future incorporates water management into agricultural development

Frontlines

Laws of the Land Raise up Tajik Women Farmers

Monday, June 10, 2013
USAID-backed legal aide to dispossessed women is helping keep them on their land, with cascading benefits on jurisprudence, food security and poverty reduction in the former Soviet Republic.


In Tajikistan, Little Drops Make the River

Thursday, April 13, 2013
In Tajikistan, there is a familiar proverb: “In every drop of water, there is a grain of gold.” Water is the most precious resource in this mountainous, landlocked nation that is slightly smaller than Wisconsin.


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