USAID In the News

We scour global news sources to find the latest stories featuring USAID's work in the water sector (so you don't have to). Check in for weekly updates to this page or let us know if you have an item to share.

11 Oct 2019 | USAID

USAID’s Vietnam Local Works for Environmental Health activity tackles emerging water and health challenges in Vietnam by leveraging partnerships and mobilizing local...

11 Oct 2019 | Daily News Egypt

USAID helped 25 million Egyptians access water services, many of which had portable water services for the first time, stated USAID Mission Director Sherry Carlin.  

11 Oct 2019 |

The State Water Regulatory Unit /committee Chairman commended Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, USAID and other international donor agencies for their uncommon passion and for...

30 Sep 2019 | Middle East Water Forum

The United States Government has a history going back more than 50 years of strengthening water and sanitation infrastructure in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)...

26 Sep 2019 | MENAFN

Through an initiative called 'Waste Less Arugam Bay,' sponsored by USAID, the project provides free drinking water at refill stations, recycles plastic bottles, and...

26 Sep 2019 | The Herald

USAID has facilitated the construction of dams in parts of Matabeleland region under a US$42 million facility aimed at improving food security and enhancing community...

19 Sep 2019 | Feed the Future

On his 525-square-meter plot in Guatemala’s arid Western Highlands, Chaves works with his wife and young child to grow vegetables to eat and to sell. They recently...

18 Sep 2019 | UNIDO

Responding to Morocco’s water challenge, in 2017 UNIDO launched the project H2O Maghreb, as a public-private development partnership between the Moroccan government,...

11 Sep 2019 | Dipnote Bloggers

After conducting assessments of damaged areas, the DART identified shelter, water, sanitation, and hygiene as critical priorities. On Wednesday, USAID airlifted 47...