#USAID

  • Article: Trump Administration Designates $50 Million in Foreign Aid to Support Women’s Empowerment
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    Trump Administration Designates $50 Million in Foreign Aid to Support Women’s Empowerment

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2019

    Few foreign aid priorities have a higher return on investment than women’s empowerment. Read more

  • Article: Trump Says Countries That Receive Foreign Aid Do 'Nothing for Us' — We Crunched the Numbers
    Citizenship

    Trump Says Countries That Receive Foreign Aid Do 'Nothing for Us' — We Crunched the Numbers

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|Jan. 4, 2019

    We fact-checked some of the president’s recent statements about foreign aid. Read more

  • Article: US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen
    Food & Hunger

    US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 12, 2017

    Yemen is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. Read more

  • Article: How This Tunisian Mother Is Building Her Own Business and Creating Jobs
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    How This Tunisian Mother Is Building Her Own Business and Creating Jobs

    Nov. 27, 2017|HP Inc.

    She was able to map out a new career through an entrepreneurship program. Read more

  • Article: Since 2015, USAID Has Helped Provide Clean Water Access to 7 Million People. Now, That Aid Is Being Threatened
    Water & Sanitation

    Since 2015, USAID Has Helped Provide Clean Water Access to 7 Million People. Now, That Aid Is Being Threatened

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 15, 2017

    These are the ways that USAID helps, and how it could be hurt. Read more

  • Feature: The US Spends Just 0.007% of Its Budget on Environmental Foreign Aid – and Trump Wants to Cut It
    FeatureEnvironment

    The US Spends Just 0.007% of Its Budget on Environmental Foreign Aid – and Trump Wants to Cut It

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 11, 2017

    The good news is that his budget plan is just a proposal. Read more

  • Feature: Thanks to US Foreign Aid, These Countries Are Becoming Democracies
    FeatureCitizenship

    Thanks to US Foreign Aid, These Countries Are Becoming Democracies

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 1, 2017

    But now that work is under threat Read more

  • Feature: Millions of Kids Could Be Denied Education if Trump’s Budget Cuts Go Through
    FeatureEducation

    Millions of Kids Could Be Denied Education if Trump’s Budget Cuts Go Through

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 28, 2017

    From Laos to Ukraine, an entire generation may be lost. Read more