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.

13 Jun 2018 | Sustainable Water Partnership

The devastation of torrential rains and flooding in northern Kenya recently grabbed the headlines. Cape Town, South Africa’s water crisis woke many people up to the...

31 May 2018 | USAID KIWASH

USAID’s Kenya Integrated Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Program (KIWASH) selected Korogocho Health Centre to distribute hygiene kits as an incentive for early and...

30 May 2018 | Loop Jamaica

The USAID-funded Jamaica Rural Economy and Ecosystems Adapting to Climate Change II (Ja REEACH II) and the Portland Municipal Council commissioned a water harvesting...

30 May 2018 | EPA

With funding from USAID West Africa, EPA is working with the African Water Association (AfWA) and Ghanaian stakeholders including the Ghanaian Ministry of Water, Works...

23 May 2018 | MFAN

USAID’s Water Office is also engaged in similar efforts to identify the factors that foster sustainability in their programs. When the six ex-post evaluations are...

16 May 2018 | The Hill

The United States must act as a global leader, setting an example by prioritizing water, sanitation, and hygiene access. We can do this by prioritizing assistance to...

16 May 2018 | New Era

Soap and hygiene equipment were procured as part of the ongoing partnership between UNICEF and USAID to support the government’s actions to promote access to safe water...

16 May 2018 | Digital Journal

DNI recently participated in a clean water event as part of USAID’s RANO WASH project. RANO WASH will increase access to clean water for vulnerable populations,...

16 May 2018 | Urdu Point

The USPCAS-W was established at MUET with the financial support of USAID Pakistan on December 12, 2014 for five years. The Center is training and building up the...