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Nov 12, 2015, 12:48 ET McCann Health Partners with Clinton Health Access Initiative, Unicef, USAID and Abt Associates To Launch New Pneumonia Prevention Campaign

 Today, in observance of, World Pneumonia Day, a new pneumonia prevention communications campaign called, Every Second Counts, will be launched...


Jun 25, 2015, 11:47 ET PwC Awarded USAID Contract to Support Advancements in Global Health

 PwC US announced that the firm has been awarded a government contract to aid in the mission of the US Agency for International Development...


Jun 15, 2015, 11:17 ET La Conférence de l'Afrique de l'Est développe la prochaine génération d'innovateurs et d'entrepreneurs

 Plus de 100 dirigeants africains à l'avenir prometteur se sont réunis à Nairobi, au Kenya, lors de la Conférence...


Apr 16, 2015, 11:44 ET USmax awarded Prime Contract worth $17.9 Million with U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

 USmax Corporation ("USmax"), a leading provider of Cyber Security, Technical and Physical Security, Infrastructure Management, and Enterprise...


Feb 26, 2015, 11:45 ET USAID's "YouthPower" initiative includes Creative-led consortium

 To empower youth and advance programs that put them at the center of community change, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)...


Feb 19, 2015, 00:01 ET Grameen Foundation, Farm Radio International, Digital Green and USAID Launch New Multimedia Food Security Initiative in Ghana as part of the New Alliance ICT Extension Challenge Fund

Grameen Foundation, Farm Radio International and Digital Green today launched a new initiative to increase food security for smallholder farmers in...


Mar 07, 2014, 11:00 ET The Demographic and Health Surveys Program Releases New Report on Women's Lives Worldwide

How much progress have women made over the last decade? USAID and The Demographic and Health Surveys Program assess gains in women's status and...


Mar 05, 2014, 13:00 ET The Demographic and Health Surveys Program Releases New Report Measuring Women's Progress: How Far Have We Come In the Last Decade?

 On the eve of International Women's Day, USAID and The Demographic and Health Surveys Program, an ICF International program, will release a...