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Death of Foreign Service Officer Madeline Williams

April 9, 2021

On behalf of the worldwide USAID team, it is with great sadness that I express my heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Madeline Williams, an accomplished Foreign Service Officer who passed away unexpectedly on April 3, 2021 in South Africa.

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USAID Acting Administrator Gloria Steele at the Event on "Water Security, Sanitation, and Hygiene in a World Combatting COVID-19"

March 23, 2021

As all of you know, reliable access to safe water and sanitation saves lives, promotes economic growth, and transforms communities. USAID’s investments in this sector ensure that our partner countries can keep their economies functioning and their citizens healthy. Never has this been more important than now, as we battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Last updated: April 09, 2021

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