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Agency to Release Resilience Policy

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On Monday, Dec. 3, USAID will release its new Policy and Program Guidance on Building Resilience to Recurrent Crisis, in response to the fact that chronic poverty and recurring shocks are driving the same communities into crisis year after year and undermining development gains.
When Dec 03, 2012
from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Where Ronald Reagan Building, Amphitheater 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20523
Contact Name
Attendees Rajiv Shah
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To respond to the 13 million people plunged into crisis after the 2011 drought in East Africa , declared as the worst in 60 years, USAID is doing business differently to help vulnerable communities move from cycles of crisis to a pathway toward development.

If you are in Washington, D.C., join USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah along with critical leadership from the interagency and partner organizations embracing the resilience agenda in the field, including Congress, Bread for the World, Mercy Corps, and Catholic Relief Services.
Learn more about USAID's work on resilience.


Please arrive no later than 1:30 pm to clear security.


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