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U.S. Embassy Event Fosters Collaboration for Cleaner Air and Better Health in India
December 10, 2019

The United States Embassy in New Delhi brought together a wide range of representatives from the U.S. Government and the Government of India, as well as development professionals, scientists, the private sector, and civil society to explore concrete steps to address air pollution and its health impacts.  With many of the world’s most polluted cities in India, the population’s exposure to air pollution is among the highest in the world and has led to a large increase in pollution-related deaths and disease; billions of dollars in lost economic productivity; and incalculable expenditures on health care.

USAID/India Deputy Mission Director, Ramona El Hamzaoui  and A. Indrakaran Reddy, Honorable Minister for Forest & Environment, Science & Technology, Endowments and Laws, Government of Telangana at the event.
November 20, 2019

Succeeding the national launch on September 25, 2019, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) of India launched the bilateral program “Forest-PLUS 2.0: Forest for Water and Prosperity” at an event in Hyderabad, Telangana.

United States Consul General in Hyderabad, Mr. Joel Reifman, speaking at the event.
October 31, 2019

At an event on the sidelines of the 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Hyderabad today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Resource Group for Education and Advocacy for Community Health (REACH) and the Stop TB Partnership honored corporations and journalists who have made significant contributions to eliminating tuberculosis (TB) in India.

The Bilateral Program is set to Launch in Bihar, Kerala and Telangana
September 25, 2019

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) of India officially launched today the “Forest-PLUS 2.0: forests for water and prosperity” program at an event in New Delhi.

The campaign will launch with a radio show across North and Central India and a website with social media support, providing youth with access to  important health information
September 24, 2019

In a bid to break societal stigmas surrounding some of the most taboo topics in India and help young people make more informed choices about their health, internationally acclaimed social change organization MTV Staying Alive Foundation and Viacom18 have launched a behaviour change campaign around reproductive health and tuberculosis (TB), with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Johnson & Johnson Services Inc.


Last updated: December 10, 2019

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