Flag of South Africa

Newsroom

September 28, 2017

The ​U.S. ​Agency ​for ​International ​Development’s ​(USAID) ​U.S. ​Global Development ​Lab ​is ​announcing ​$5 ​million ​for ​25 ​new ​research partnerships ​to ​address ​critical ​areas ​of ​development. Through ​the Partnerships ​for ​Enhanced ​Engagement ​in ​Research ​(PEER) ​program, the ​Global ​Development ​Lab ​will ​award ​$5 ​million ​to ​high ​quality research ​projects ​across ​the ​world. ​Funded ​research ​projects ​address ​s global ​development ​challenges ​in ​partnership ​with ​a ​USG ​supported scientist ​.

June 14, 2017

On behalf of the United States government, congratulations to the Department of Basic Education for the launch of the new National Policy on HIV, STIs and TB. Deputy Minister Surty, this is a significant milestone in the fight against HIV, STIs and TB, and it will benefit South African learners for many years.

June 13, 2017

Good morning and thank you on behalf of the United States government for the opportunity to join you for this session. As you just heard from Dr. Pillay, South Africa is burdened by one of the most severe TB epidemics in the world, while also dealing with the greatest burden of HIV-infected individuals.

May 19, 2017

Switching to clean energy takes preparation, but the results can bring jobs and other benefits to communities and reduce harmful air pollution.

March 31, 2017

USAID joined the Deputy President of South Africa, Mr. Cyril Ramaphosa; the National Minister of Health, Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi; and the South African National Aids Council (SANAC) as they launched South Africa’s five-year National Strategic Plan on HIV, TB and STIs, Friday, March 31. The event was also attended by representatives of the international and donor communities including UNAIDS Executive Director, Michel Sidibe, and the Chargé d'Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in South Africa, Ms. Jessye Lapenn. 

Pages

Last updated: April 02, 2018

Share This Page