Posts Tagged: USAID
A "Trumpified" USAID will now rate countries's suitability for aid based on criteria developed by a far-right think tank... that wants to end development aid.
With development assistance slashed, the face of U.S. diplomacy in the region will more often be wearing a uniform.
A tribunal this year uncovered grave violations against the human, economic, and cultural rights of Filipinos by Washington and their own leaders.
Haiti plays host to over 10,000 NGOs, whose foreign workers make up an affluent class of their own.
Backed by U.S. development aid, the Ethiopian government is seizing land, demolishing homes, and cracking down on activists in a bid to expand its capital city.
A majority of Floridians now favor thawing U.S. relations with Cuba. Will Washington follow?
If the U.S. wants Cuba to release USAID contractor Alan Gross, it should give up its own political prisoners from Cuba.
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
A government-sponsored program to educate visiting Cuban students at U.S. universities has been hijacked by right-wing Cuban-American groups.
Four years since its devastating earthquake, progress in Haiti is slow and reconstruction efforts are lacking at best.