USAID Concludes Participation in COP27 | Press Release

During COP27, the annual UN Climate Conference held from November 7 to November 18, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced multiple initiatives to advance progress to combat the climate crisis. These announcements complement the Agency’s ongoing efforts to support partner countries around the world transition to renewable energy,Continue Reading

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New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI/ATK): The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)’s MOMENTUM Country and Global Leadership: India-Yash project, led by Jhpiego, and implemented by Villgro Innovations Foundation, a leading social enterprise incubator in India, has announced the first cohort of social enterprises selected for the Yash Entrepreneurs ProgramContinue Reading

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Initiatives to Conserve and Protect Our Oceans The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced 24 new and ongoing initiatives to conserve and protect our oceans at the 2022 Our Ocean Conference in Palau. These initiatives, targets, and partnerships support Agency priorities and the areas of action set out byContinue Reading

USAID creates a new position to oversee digital technologies

Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne. There’s a new position at the U.S. Agency for International Development. It’s called the chief digital development officer. For what the job is all about and why, we’ve got the guy whoContinue Reading

Samhita-CGF, Mswipe, USAID, and Mastercard Come together to Digitize 100,000 Micro-merchants Across Urban and Rural India

In line with the Government’s vision of Digital India, the initiative will enable MSMEs to adopt digital technologies as they recover from the impact of COVID-19, making them self-reliant and resilient to future crises Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (NewsVoir) Mastercard announced a global-first strategic partnership with Samhita-Collective Good Foundation (Samhita-CGF), aContinue Reading

GLASGOW, Nov. 10, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ – Viridis Terra is proud to announce its first TreesOfLives® impact investments in Peru as part of its large-scale forest landscape restoration projects to fight against climate and ecological crises. The organization is also thrilled to announce its partnership with the Amazon Business Alliance,Continue Reading

Top tips for partnering with USAID

Participants in a USAID-funded project in El Salvador. Photo by: USAID ElSalvador / CC BY-NC-ND The U.S. Agency for International Development partners with over 3,000 organizations across the globe. But competition to get funding from the agency is intense, especially for new potential partners and small groups. Between fiscal years 2015 andContinue Reading