October 8, 2015

To All Interested Applicants:

The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is seeking an application (Optional Form 612 and resume) from U.S. citizens interested in providing the PSC services described in the attachments.

Submissions shall be in accordance with the instructions to applicants provided in the attachment and delivered to the undersigned in Bangkok, Thailand at the place and by the time specified.  Interested applicants must submit all the materials required by the solicitation and should retain for their records copies of all enclosures which accompany their applications.  Only short listed candidates will be contacted. 

May 26, 2015
The Scaling for Impact learning event encompassed a two-day Summit with internal and external parties, followed by a three-day interactive training for USAID staff. The Summit component provided a unique opportunity to bring together a wide variety of organizations and sectors, including development professionals, accelerators and investors, researchers, donors and governments, innovators, and private sector partners.
May 26, 2015

Translating written legislation into indigenous languages that do not have an alphabet is clearly problematic and creates a significant barrier for indigenous communities to access information on laws relevant to them and their rights. Open Institute creatively tackled this challenge by developing an interactive voice response (IVR) system that individuals can use to listen to voice recordings in indigenous languages that can be accessed via a menu on a mobile phone (i.e. “to learn about..., press/say 1”).

May 26, 2015

Across Asia, mobile phone ownership continues to grow, and prices are dropping. This has led to an increase in mobile phone access writ large, and the potential to integrate mobiles into development projects to improve development outcomes clearly exists. In an effort to catalyze conversations and actions aimed at creating a more holistic and inclusive approach to M4D, USAID and FHI 360 hosted the second annual Mobiles for Development Forum Asia in Bangkok on January 20-21, 2015.

May 26, 2015

The U.S. Government, in partnership with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), launched the inaugural ASEAN-U.S. Science and Technology (S&T) Fellowship in April 2014. Over the next several years, the Fellowship will place emerging science leaders into government ministries to strengthen evidence-based policy making. The Fellowship also empowers young leaders to engage in policies that drive national priorities and impact the lives of citizens in ASEAN.


Last updated: October 09, 2015

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