USAID Asks for Help Training Pakistani NGOs Set to Receive U.S. Money

Flavelle, Christopher
January 2010
Pro Publica;1/ 3/2010, p3
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The article reports that the U.S. has asked for help for training local Pakistani nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) that will spend the civilian aid money received from the U.S. As stated, the U.S. President Barack Obama signed a bill committing 7.5 billion dollars in nonmilitary aid to Pakistan over five years. It reports that the incharge of the U.S. Agency for International Development has stated that these organizations do not meet the minimum standards for managing U.S. funds.


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