USAID’s flagship podcast show, USAID Leads offers in-depth discussions to showcase American expertise and an innovative approach to international development through the voices of Agency’s leadership and technical experts.


Last updated: December 18, 2019

December 18, 2019

In this episode, Acting Assistant Administrator for the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance Admiral Tim Ziemer and Hurricane Dorian Response Director James Fleming sit down with the Administrator to discuss “Strengthening Our Capabilities for Relief and Response” through the lens of USAID’s efforts in two major crises: Hurricane Dorian in the Caribbean and the Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

February 26, 2019

In this episode, the Administrator sat down with Deputy Assistant Administrator Julie Cram, Office of Acquisitions and Assistance Senior Advisor Randy Tift, and T3 Coordinator Jim Richardson to discuss USAID’s latest on Education, Private Sector Engagement, and Effective Partnering and Procurement Reform.

October 26, 2018

The new episode of the Administrator’s podcast, USAID Leads, is now live! In this episode, host Carol Han highlights Administrator Mark Green’s remarks at various events at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly.

September 17, 2018

In this episode, Administrator Green, Chris Maloney, and Save the Children President and CEO Carolyn Miles discuss the vision of the “Journey to Self-Reliance,” which enables our country partners to plan, finance, and implement solutions to their own development challenges.

July 25, 2018

In this episode, Administrator Green and Former Congressman Frank Wolf discuss their recent trip to Northern Iraq as part of a larger United States delegation. In the podcast, they share what they saw on the ground and discuss the United States’ unwavering commitment to supporting persecuted communities, particularly Christians and Yezidis, who were subjected to genocide by ISIS and are still struggling to survive.