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Over 100 celebrities and 15,000 Thai citizens take part in the 'I am Ivory Free" Campaign to curb demand for ivory, supported by USAID and partner, WildAid.
December 26, 2017

Commemorating Thailand National Wildlife Protection Day today, the U.S Agency for International Development Wildlife Asia program and WildAid announced that their recent online pledge campaign, “I am #IvoryFree,” garnered over 87 million views of social media photo posts after mobilizing Thai society to never buy, own or accept ivory as a gift.

USAID and Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre Partner to Reduce HIV Infection
November 3, 2017

Today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), under the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), launched a three-year project with the Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre to support 13 provinces with HIV prevention, treatment and care for key populations, including men who have sex with men, transgender women, people who inject drugs and sex workers.

USAID and GIZ officials present implementation guidelines to support solar rooftop photovoltaics deployment in Thailand’s commercial and industrial sectors.
October 31, 2017

Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and GIZ Thailand provided a set of implementation guidelines to Thailand’s Department of Alternative Energy Development and Efficiency, the Metropolitan Electricity Authority, the Provincial Electricity Authority, the Thai Photovoltaic Industries Association and the private sector to support solar rooftop photovoltaics (PV) deployment in Thailand’s commercial and industrial sectors. 

USAID Partners with Philippine Seafood Industry to Roll Out Seafood Traceability System
October 30, 2017

Today, the United States Agency for International Development, through its Oceans and Fisheries Partnership (USAID Oceans), and the SOCSKSARGEN Federation of Fishing and Allied Industries, Inc. (SFFAII) announced a partnership to roll out the Philippines’ new electronic catch documentation and traceability (CDT) system for seafood products, with a focus on tuna.

October 20, 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.

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Last updated: December 26, 2017

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