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USAID Turns Over Wildlife Ambulance to DENR
March 5, 2021

To mark World Wildlife Day and strengthen the Philippine government’s wildlife rescue and rehabilitation efforts, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) turned over on March 2 a new wildlife ambulance to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). This turnover was part of USAID’s Php1.2-billion Protect Wildlife Project.

March 5, 2021

In September 2019, Geraldine España began her new assignment as the school head of Lamba Elementary School. The school is located on the outskirts of Legazpi City, the capital of southern Luzon’s Bicol region. España was nervous. In her 18 years of working at the Department of Education (DepEd), España thought that city schools faced many challenges, especially in gathering community support for education initiatives.

USAID Donates Php16M in Learning Equipment to Support Out-of-School Children and Youth
February 22, 2021

As part of the United States’ ongoing commitment to support the Philippine government’s Basic Education Learning Continuity Plan during the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) turned over 371 laptop computers worth more than Php16 million ($333,000) to the Department of Education (DepEd).

6-Year Php1 Billion USAID Initiative Boosts Digital Payments Infrastructure in the Philippines
February 16, 2021

On February 16, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) marked the successful completion of its E-PESO project in the Philippines. Over the past six years, the project has promoted broad-based economic growth and financial inclusion by significantly increasing the use of digital payments in the Philippines.

United States and Philippines Sign New Php7.25-Billion Agreement to Protect the Environment
February 3, 2021

The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Philippine National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) signed a new, five-year bilateral assistance agreement valued at more than Php7.25 billion ($150 million) to protect the Philippine environment.


Last updated: March 05, 2021

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