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This Week at USAID – June 7, 2010

Posted By Nicole Schiegg On June 7, 2010 @ 12:52 pm In Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah,Agriculture,Asia,Food Security,Global Partnerships,Health,Women | No Comments

Currently leading the U.S. delegation to the UN World Food Programme [1] (WFP) Executive Board meeting in Rome, today Administrator Shah meets with the Executive Director of WFP, Deputy Director Generals of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, and the President of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

Earl Gast will be sworn-in as the new USAID Mission Director to Afghanistan [2].

Several USAID officials will be speaking at the Women Deliver Conference [3] at the Washington Convention Center. In addition, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Global Health, Amie Batson, and the U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator, Rear Admiral Tim Ziemer, will both speak at the Global Business Coalition on AIDS, TB and Malaria’s annual conference [4], also in Washington, DC.

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URLs in this post:

[1] UN World Food Programme: http://www.usaid.gov/cgi-bin/goodbye?http://www.wfp.org/

[2] Afghanistan: http://www.usaid.gov/afghanistan

[3] Women Deliver Conference: http://www.usaid.gov/cgi-bin/goodbye?http://www.womendeliver.org/conferences/-2010-conference/

[4] Global Business Coalition on AIDS, TB and Malaria’s annual conference: http://www.usaid.gov/cgi-bin/goodbye?http://conference.gbcimpact.org/