Read all posts tagged Global Development
Posted byon September 1, 2011 at 6:35 PM EST
Director Lew discusses disaster relief funding and the Budget Control Act.
Posted byon August 10, 2011 at 3:22 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden and US officials visit a refugee center in Kenya and want the American people to understand the severity of the crisis and how they can help. Watch a video from the trip.
Posted byon May 4, 2011 at 1:32 PM EST
Divya Kumaraiah, Policy Assistant to the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, shares inspiring stories from CNCS' disaster recovery efforts in Mississippi.
Posted byon April 6, 2011 at 10:38 AM EST
USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah marks the 50th Anniversary of President Kennedy founding the agency he now leads.
Posted byon March 31, 2011 at 4:37 PM EST
NOAA and USAID brought together their scientific and technical experts at a workshop earlier this week focused on re-energizing scientific collaboration between the two agencies.
Posted byon March 23, 2011 at 10:45 AM EST
Ari Alexander highlights USAID’s recent conference call to provide stakeholders with information on the USG response to the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Posted byon March 18, 2011 at 5:30 PM EST
Your quick look at the week of March 14, 2011 on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon March 17, 2011 at 3:34 PM EST
Having just returned from the Japanese Embassy where he wrote a message in a condolence book for victims, the President speaks at the White House on the tragic events in Japan.
Posted byon March 15, 2011 at 4:28 PM EST
Press Secretary Jay Carney gives an update on the response to the situation in Japan at the outset of his press briefing.
Posted byon March 13, 2011 at 5:52 PM EST
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney has released an overview of the United States' reponse in support of our friends in Japan. For information on how you can help directly, USAID has pulled together options for donating to support the response effort.