The United States Government, represented by the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), is seeking applications from qualified individuals interested in providing services as described in the attached solicitation.
Recent estimates indicate only 30 percent of Afghans have access to electricity. USAID’s Power Transmission Expansion and Connectivity project is working to increase access by expanding and improving Afghanistan’s electric transmission system and strengthening Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS), the national electric utility’s ability to manage, operate and maintain the national power system.
The USAID Promote: Women in Government project advances and empowers Afghan women by fostering professional development opportunities for female high school and university graduates interested in working for government institutions at the national and sub-national levels.
Since 2002, USAID has invested more than $2 billion to support the development of Afghanistan’s road network. As one of Afghanistan’s major development partners, USAID is moving to phase-out investments in road construction and developing the Afghan government’s capacity to perform infrastructure operations and maintenance (O&M). The Road Sector Sustainability Program (RSSP) is designed to assist the government of Afghanistan make the transition through restructuring and reform to self-sustainability in the roads O&M sector.
Last updated: August 23, 2016