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Posted byon March 11, 2011 at 6:52 PM EDT
A quick look at the week of March 7, 2011 on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 11, 2011 at 1:03 PM EDT
The President's statement and an overview of his briefings on the tragedy.
Posted byon February 16, 2011 at 10:19 AM EDT
Speaking at the National Institutes of Health yesterday, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Raj Shah delivered a compelling vision of global development: that we can accelerate progress on global health by harnessing science, technology, and innovation.
Posted byon February 1, 2011 at 5:25 PM EDT
Alexia Kelley, Senior Policy Advisor at the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, shares reflections on an interfaith event marking the one-year anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti.
Posted byon January 31, 2011 at 12:28 PM EDT
The earthquake in Haiti happened a year ago and many organizations and individuals stepped forward to help those impacted. Here, Joshua DuBois highlights one partner who achieved significant milestones in aiding the people of Haiti.
Posted byon January 28, 2011 at 12:45 PM EDT
Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, Joshua DuBois, recently visited the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to meet with the FEMA Administrator, DHS Center Director and to receive briefings at the National Response Coordination Center (NRCC).
Posted byon January 12, 2011 at 1:12 PM EDT
Patrick Gaspard, Director of the White House Office of Political Affairs and the highest ranking Haitian-American official in the Obama Administration, looks back on the last year in Haiti and on toward the future.
Posted byon January 11, 2011 at 5:31 PM EDT
The President urges continued support from the international community and continued strength from the Haitian people.
Posted byon January 5, 2011 at 4:43 PM EDT
The White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and the Centers at USAID and USDA hosted a Feed the Future event convening over 30 faith-based leaders with experience in food and agriculture programs. Administrator Shah announced four innovative opportunities for NGOs to partner with USAID.
Posted byon December 20, 2010 at 11:52 AM EDT
Ari Alexander, Director of the USAID Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Office, was recognized recently by the President during a visit to the Oval Office for his efforts on local capacity building with procurement reform and work to promote engagement of faith-based organizations and other constituencies in development.