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IDEAL’s Food Security COVID-19 Learning Series aims to convene USAID/Food for Peace (FFP)-funded development and emergency activity implementers to share with each other topical knowledge, learning, and practical approaches for adapting programming in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The novel... Read More
As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps the globe, communities are rapidly adjusting to new uncertainties and obstacles. From the disruption of global supply chains to the closure of critical markets, millions have found themselves suddenly unable to work or to meet basic needs. In the fragile and conflict... Read More
USAID’s Offices of Food for Peace (FFP) and U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) has released the Draft Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA) Emergency Application Guidelines, which will go into effect at the start of Fiscal Year 2021, and are encouraging comments for a 30-day open comment... Read More
USAID's Office of Food for Peace has released an updated version of the Policy and Guidance for Monitoring, Evaluation, and Reporting for Development Food Security Activities. Click here to view the updated document.  List of Updates: M&E Plan   Additional flexibility on what may be included... Read More
  As part of USAID’s overall efforts to support the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response, USAID’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA) and USAID’s Office of Food for Peace (USAID/FFP)—the future Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (USAID/BHA)—lead efforts to prevent, prepare... Read More
Letter from USAID's new Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA) June 17, 2020 Dear Partners and Stakeholders, While this is an uncertain period for many of our partners around the globe, we want to share one exciting bit of news.  As of June 5, we are officially the Bureau for Humanitarian... Read More
USAID is pleased to present the draft of the inter-institutional study: Sustainability in Humanitarian Supply Chains: A Preliminary Scoping of Improvements in Packaging Waste Management. While humanitarian assistance provides life-saving goods around the world, unmanaged packaging waste from these... Read More
PRO-WASH is calling on the WASH community – non-governmental organizations, research institutions, private-sector firms—to see where we can bring proven practices together with new research, innovative technologies, creative policies, and other approaches to develop affordable, sustainable... Read More
Version Française>> About the Award Has your program made a COVID-19-related innovation in agriculture, NRM, or alternative livelihoods? Tell SCALE about your creative adaptation for a chance to document your learning and spread the word! As communities around the globe face unprecedented... Read More
Update: The RFA and Attachment 1 have been revised on September 10, 2020, based on questions from the food security and nutrition community. The four changes are highlighted in yellow in the revised Research Award RFA and Attachment 1 below. About the Award We are inviting organizations engaged in... Read More

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