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July 11, 2017

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The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), invites qualified companies/individuals to submit a technical and cost proposal for services specified below. This is to support the USAID Regional Development Mission Asia operations in Bangkok, Thailand.

July 11, 2017

The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), invites qualified companies/individuals to submit a technical and cost proposal for services specified below. This is to support the USAID Regional Development Mission Asia operations in Bangkok, Thailand.

June 14, 2017

Reducing rising rates of HIV transmission among Asian gay men through the innovative use of digital communications is the focus of a special event which opened today in Bangkok. Connecting Asia is a three-day regional consultation – the first event of its kind in Asia – that will help over 150 HIV and community health workers from 22 countries across the region improve how they use information and communication technologies (ICT) to get gay men and men who have sex with men (MSM) to connect with HIV prevention, testing and treatment.

May 14, 2017

A new Women’s Livelihood Bond will enable over half a million Southeast Asian women to access credit to improve their livelihoods.  As the world's first bond that focuses on both financial and social returns, the Women's Livelihood Bond is backed by a loan guarantee from the U.S Agency for International Development's (USAID), in partnership with Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). The bond, structured and managed by Impact Investment Exchange Asia (IIX), launched in September 2016.

May 14, 2017

The Women’s Livelihood Bond will provide more than 385,000 Southeast Asian women with access to credit, enhanced linkages to supply chains, and affordable goods and services to improve their livelihoods. The $8-million bond will benefit women in Cambodia, Vietnam and the Philippines. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), is guaranteeing 50 percent of the loan portfolio’s principal. The bond, structured and managed by Impact Investment Exchange (IIX), is one of the world's first social sustainability bonds with a focus on both social and financial returns.

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