USAID Weekly - October 30, 2020

Speeches Shim

Friday, October 30, 2020

Acting Administrator Barsa rolled out the Over the Horizon strategic review on how USAID is preparing for a world altered by COVID-19. Administrator Barsa spoke at the Hudson Institute on supporting freedom of religion worldwide. On October 24th USAID commemorated World Polio Day. Wild polio cases have been reduced by 99.9% since 1998. USAID delivered 100 ventilators to Bangladesh to help the country fight COVID-19. 

USAID Weekly Wrap-Up

  • Acting Administrator Barsa rolled out the Over the Horizon strategic review on how USAID is preparing for a world altered by COVID-19.
  • Administrator Barsa spoke at the Hudson Institute on supporting freedom of religion worldwide.
  • On October 24th USAID commemorated World Polio Day. Wild polio cases have been reduced by 99.9% since 1998.
  • USAID delivered 100 ventilators to Bangladesh to help the country fight COVID-19. 

Last updated: November 05, 2020

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