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 Dec 2019 | USAID

During her visit, Ms. Mack will meet with the Senegalese Ministry of Water and Sanitation and spotlight Sénégal as a high-priority country for USAID's investments under...

4 Dec 2019 | Daily News

Botswana has been commended for making sanitation planning and services a priority. The observation was made by the USAID Southern Africa Mission Director, Mr John...

4 Dec 2019 | MENAFN

Zuhal Atmar, 35, has taken on the task of making Kabul green by setting up a recycling plant where she processes 33 tons of garbage a week. Zuhal's business is partly...

27 Nov 2019 | Smart Water Magazine

Dr. Clara Bocchino of the USAID Sustainable Water Partership and Tapiwa Chiwewe of IBM Research-Africa detail how tools based on artificial intelligence techniques such...

27 Nov 2019 | MENAFN

The Ministry of Water has launched a new electronic system at sector institutions. The system was launched with technical assistance from USAID in coordination with the...

20 Nov 2019 | USAID

USAID recently announced $2.5 million dollars to support global research partnerships that will promote advancements across the full spectrum of discovery, from building...

20 Nov 2019 | See News

On November 18, USAID, in cooperation with the Beni Suef Potable Water and Sanitation Company and Egypt’s Holding Company for Water and Wastewater, inaugurated a...

20 Nov 2019 | Stone Family Foundation

Veena Reddy, Mission Director at USAID Cambodia, said: “This new results-based financing approach to improving rural sanitation demonstrates our commitment to supporting...

20 Nov 2019 | Modern Ghana

Rotary International in collaboration with USAID recently organized training for Water and Sanitation Management Team members from selected communities.