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June 25, 2019

Partnering to Reduce Ocean Plastics

The news and video were originally published on Voice of America. An estimated 8 million metric tons of plastic pour into the oceans every year, amounting […]
June 18, 2019

Catalyzing capital to prevent plastic waste: A conversation with Circulate Capital’s Rob Kaplan and USAID’s J.P. Gibbons

This dialogue was originally published on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, June 17 – Plastic waste is a global crisis. Investing to prevent plastic waste is an investment opportunity. Circulate Capital, […]
June 12, 2019

Water Currents: Peri-Urban Sanitation

A central goal of the U.S. Government Global Water Strategy is to facilitate sustainable access to safe drinking water and sanitation services, and promote the adoption […]
June 7, 2019

Blended Finance Partnership to Combat Ocean Plastic Pollution

USAID and the Private Sector:  Blended Finance Partnership to Combat Ocean Plastic Pollution (Launch Event) June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM 6th Floor Flom […]
March 27, 2019

U.S. and Indonesia Combat Marine Plastic Waste

Jakarta – U.S. Ambassador Joseph R. Donovan Jr., Senior Advisor to the Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Dr. Tukul Rameyo Adi, and Director of Solid Waste Management […]
May 10, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 10 May 2018

USAID USAID Radio Show Boosts National Conversation about Local Government Global UN urban chief on mission to reform and make cities better for women (4/30/18) Source: […]
April 26, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 26 April 2018

USAID USAID Celebrates Earth Day USAID Urban Champion: David Mann USAID/Philippines: NAMRIA and USAID turn over maps to aid cities’ resilient urban development USAID/Philippines: Tagbilaran City […]
April 18, 2018

USAID Celebrates Earth Day

Earth Day 2????18 -End Plastics Pollution!- This year, USAID commemorates Earth Day by highlighting the need to improve waste management and limit marine debris. Earth Day […]
April 12, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 12 April 2018

USAID USAID Urban Champion: David Mann Millennium Challenge Corporation Annual Program Statement Progress Toward Financing Urban Infrastructure Global UN population forum urged to examine ways to […]
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