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Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 6:15pm

MS. STINSON: Thank you Administrator Power. What an amazing travel through, not only the history, covering so many dimensions, but also, giving us the optimism and hope that we are trying to ground this entire discussion in. Because, while there is so much going on that is so terribly challenging and devastating, and you painted that picture, there is so much reason for hope. And that's part of our foundation, in our discussion this entire week – is to understand those areas for hope, and action. And you've depicted tremendous areas of action that the U.S.

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 4:30pm

There are many culprits behind today’s food crisis, you know them well. The COVID-19 pandemic grinding economies to a halt, splintered supply chains, causing huge spikes in inflation, everywhere it seems. Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, holding hostage global supplies of food, fertilizer, and fuel, denying food to the world’s poorest communities – and that’s one of the many conflicts actually that is contributing to hunger around the globe.

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 10:30am

If you’re tuned in to today’s event, you are likely aware of how difficult it can be for USAID to work with local actors. It is hard for us and as we’ve heard repeatedly, hard for our partners. So over the years we have relied heavily on our Foreign Service Nationals like Laura to provide advice to USAID’s technical offices and implementing partners on practical strategies to help strengthen the capacity of local organizations.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 5:15pm

Hello, everyone! I am so thrilled that USAID is once again gathering some of our nation’s brightest and most globally-minded students for our second Hispanic Serving Institutions conference.

Friday, October 14, 2022 - 6:30pm

As we continue our engagement with Guatemala, Haven will lead our Mission, and manage our partnerships to root out corruption, create greater economic opportunities, prevent crime and gender based violence, and curb irregular migration. Haven will also continue our crucial work with Guatemala’s youth, so they can one day shape a freer, and more prosperous, Guatemala.

Thursday, October 13, 2022 (All day)

Доброе утро, дамы и господа, работники СМИ Казахстана, Кыргызстана, Таджикистана, Туркменистана и Узбекистана, представляющие регион и не только.

От имени Агентства США по международному развитию я рад приветствовать вас на Центральноазиатском медиафестивале MediaCAMP Fest.

Мы в USAID гордимся тем, что поддерживаем медиасообщество и жителей Центральной Азии в их стремлении создать более сбалансированную информационную среду и улучшить доступ граждан к новостям, основанным на фактах. 

Thursday, October 13, 2022 (All day)

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, media professionals from Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, representing the region and beyond.

On behalf of the United States Agency for International Development, it is my pleasure to welcome you to the Central Asia Media Fest.

We at USAID are proud to support the media community and the people of Central Asia as they strive to create a more balanced information environment and improve access to fact-based news for citizens. 

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - 10:30pm

Well, I think most of your viewers have seen evidence of war crimes as well – just the images from both the places from which Russia has receded, where mass grave after mass grave with people with their hands tied – children, women, elderly, you know – left for dead, often having been tortured. 

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - 2:45pm

We are all gathered to swear in Jo as our Mission Director for our West Africa regional Mission in Accra. It’s a big assignment: Over 150 staff, a budget that is steadily growing, engaged in programming in 21 countries in the region.

Friday, October 7, 2022 - 3:45pm

We also are the Agency of the U.S. government that provides the direct budget support to the Ukrainian government. This is very unusual, actually, for USAID, but so far, we have provided about $8.5 billion directly to the government.

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Last updated: November 30, 2022

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