Global Health: A woman in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) administers a polio vaccine March 23 in Commune de Ndjili, Kinshasa.
A water catchment area in a frequently drought-affected region of Ethiopia. USAID programs have built irrigation channels and harvest rain water for livestock.
Improved Food Security: Today Abe produces over 5 million eggs a year and enough chicken meat to feed 108,000 people.
Our assistance develops the markets of the future; long-time aid recipients have become strong trade partners and are the fastest growing markets for American goods. USAID is developing partnerships with countries committed to enabling the private sector investment that is the basis of sustained economic growth to open new markets for American goods, promote trade overseas, and create jobs here at home.
Last updated: May 17, 2013