The South Africa Department of Science and Technology signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Global Development Lab, the newest bureau within USAID, to support the growing partnership between South Africa and the United States in using science, technology and innovation as important tools for advancing development. The signing ceremony was held during the USAID Global Science, Technology, Innovation and Partnership Summit at the USAID/Southern Africa headquarters in Pretoria.
The Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) has approved an environmentally friendly rating of the U.S. Agency for International Development new office building in Pretoria. The final design received the council’s four-star rating, in recognition of best practice, in November 2014. The GBCSA now has awarded the building’s final as-built design a five-star certification, which recognizes South African excellence.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) intends to host an Industry Day on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 for the forthcoming solicitation for the USAID Basic Education Monitoring and Evaluation contract. This event is FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC: however, registration is required. Organizations are asked to register by submitting their organization’s name and address, names of attendees (not more than 2 per organization), and a brief synopsis of the organization’s services and experience by e-mail to EducationSA@usaid.gov no later than Monday, April 25, 2016, at 17:00 (SAST). Registration is limited.
ViiV Healthcare, a global specialist HIV company, announced today jointly with its global partners, Vodafone Foundation, the Elton John AIDS Foundation, ELMA Philanthropies and the United States Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the launch of the Mobilising HIV Identification and Treatment (MHIT) programme in Lesotho.
Good morning and thank you on behalf of the United States government and other international development partners for the opportunity to participate in today’s event.
It is easily seen from the amazing turnout here today that Tuberculosis control remains a priority for us all.
Last updated: May 26, 2016