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US Agency for International Development (USAID) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 18, 2007

Description:

“The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is an independent agency that provides economic, development and humanitarian assistance around the world in support of the foreign policy goals of the United States.”

“Frequently Asked Questions,” USAID website (accessed May 18, 2007)

Mission:

“USAID is an independent federal government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. Our Work supports long-term and equitable economic growth and advances U.S. foreign policy objectives by supporting:

  • economic growth, agriculture and trade;
  • global health; and,
  • democracy, conflict prevention and humanitarian assistance.We provide assistance in four regions of the world:
  • Sub-Saharan Africa;
  • Asia and the Near East;
  • Latin America and the Caribbean, and;
  • Europe and Eurasia.”

“About Us,” USAID website (accessed May 18, 2007)

Other:
Independent Government Agency
Quoted in:
  1. What Is the Relationship between the United States and the Palestinian Territories?