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Tips from a Local Partner: How a Female-Fronted Foundation Approaches USAID Partnership
Tucked amidst rice terraces and forests lining the hills of Tublay, a municipality of Benguet in the Philippines’s Luzon island, stand the training center and offices of Alay sa Kapatid Foundation (AKAP).
Mar 22, 2023
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Share Your Input on the A&A Strategy Implementation Plan
Do you wish you could share your thoughts on how USAID does business? Now is your chance!
Mar 22, 2023
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Incorporating Children’s Voices through Locally Led Development
When development actors sit at global and regional conferences to discuss the rights and welfare of children in Africa or other regions, do we see African children, especially those from rural areas, sitting at the table? The localization movement calls for a “participation revolution” of communities impacted by foreign assistance to be involved in decision-making —and this must include children.
Mar 20, 2023
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What USAID’s New A&A Strategy Means for Localization
Did you know that 85 percent of USAID’s development work around the world is implemented through grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts? USAID uses these mechanisms, also known as acquisition and assistance (A&A) mechanisms, to provide funding to partners to implement development programs.
Mar 15, 2023
USAID Launches Updated Acquisition and Assistance Strategy
USAID launches an updated Acquisition and Assistance Strategy. Read more about the strategy and the accompanying implementation plan here.
Mar 7, 2023
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Announcing Our New Sub-Opportunities Page
Connecting you with opportunities to work with USAID and its partners: that’s our mission at the Partnerships Incubator. And that’s why we are excited to be rolling out a new Sub-Opportunities page on
Mar 2, 2023
Funding Opportunities
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March Funding Opportunities: Mark Your Calendars
Don't miss these important deadlines in March.
Mar 2, 2023
Prime/Sub Relationships
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Survey Results: Understanding USAID Subcontractor and Subawardee Experiences
Subcontracts and subawards are important ways that USAID projects can access specialized expertise and capabilities. While USAID does not have direct legal relationships with the organizations that support prime partners on its projects, the Agency recognizes that their contributions are central to achieving transformative development outcomes.
Feb 28, 2023