U.S. Aid

Monday, October 27, 2014 - 12:48

Both the House of Representatives and the Senate appropriations committees passed two versions of the State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations bill for FY 2015, which contains most of the annual U.S. budget for foreign aid. These bills offer a glimpse into what U.S. foreign aid to Latin America might look like for next year.

Monday, October 27, 2014 - 10:14
I would like to thank Finance Minister Dimian for meeting with me today. During our meeting we had the opportunity to discuss the strong initial steps Egypt has taken to begin advancing its economic reform agenda, the implementation of which will be critical to strengthening the macroeconomic environment. We both agreed that creating jobs and opportunity for all segments of the Egyptian people must be at the center of the government's reform agenda. We discussed Egypt’s need for external assistance in order to support the long-term, broad-based, sustainable growth of the Egyptian economy and greater economic security.
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 06:28
U.S. Navy medical professionals traveled with local doctors and nurses in Belize to observe how the Belizean medical system provides care to rural areas. The Navy is in Belize as part of Southern Partnership Station 2014
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 07:39
The U.S. Government will allocate grants for $12.05 million to Uzbekistan to implement projects on strengthening material-technical provision of the law enforcement and customs bodies, UzDaily said
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 08:46
Military Sealift Command joint high-speed vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV 1) is scheduled to return to Belize to reload and transport service members to Guatemala to continue the SPS-JHSV 14 mission.
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 07:30
The United States government announced nearly $22 million in additional humanitarian assistance for refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) in South Sudan its refugees in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 07:45
Despite US aid for police reform, civilians in Kenya are five times more likely to be shot by cops than by thugs or terrorists, says new study of major cities. In most cases, police offer no explanation for why they opened fire.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 13:29
The United States Government provided a US$340,000 grant to OABI to design and manage a website and database to catalogue assets seized by the Honduran Government during criminal operations and investigations.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 06:47
International donors who withheld aid over Uganda's anti-gay bill "misinterpreted" the law whose main focus was to stop promotion of homosexuality to children and others, the government said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 06:44
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) blocked Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) from passing a bill that would end U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority.