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Land Reform – Impact & Sustainability of $41.2 Million USAID Program Unknown

[Translate] Today, SIGAR released an audit of the $41.2 million USAID-funded Land Reform in Afghanistan (LARA) Program Key points: — Under the current Afghan government, millions of displaced Afghans have returned home, often seeking to reclaim the land they previously … Continue reading

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USAID Faulted for Lax Oversight of Afghan Land Reforms

[Translate] USAID Faulted for Lax Oversight of Afghan Land Reforms By Charles S. Clark 12:00 AM ET 1 Comment

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Afghanistan’s Health Care Sector: USAID’s Use of Unreliable Data Presents Challenges in Assessing Program Performance and the Extent of Progress

[Translate] Afghanistan’s Health Care Sector: USAID’s Use of Unreliable Data Presents Challenges in Assessing Program Performance and the Extent of Progress

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Review of USAID-Funded Health Facilities in Baghlan Province

[Translate] Today, SIGAR released a review of USAID-supported health facilities in Baghlan province, Afghanistan. The letter notes: — SIGAR found substantial inaccuracies in the geospatial coordinates USAID previously provided for 30 health facilities. — Of the 22 facilities SIGAR visited … Continue reading

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EXPORT COMPLIANCE- AN IMPORTANT COMPONENT OF USAID CONTRACT MANAGEMENT

[Translate] EXPORT COMPLIANCE- AN IMPORTANT COMPONENT OF USAID CONTRACT MANAGEMENT

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Audit of USAID Initiative to Measure Impacts of Stabilization

[Translate] Today, SIGAR released an audit of USAID’s Measuring Impacts of Stabilization Initiatives (MISTI) program. MISTI was initiated in 2012 in order to monitor and evaluate USAID’s ongoing stabilization programs. The audit notes:

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Contractors Settle False Claims Allegations Related to USAID Food Aid Storage/Redelivery For $1.075M

[Translate] Contractors Settle False Claims Allegations Related to USAID Food Aid Storage/Redelivery For $1.075M August 16, 2016 Posted: 3:55 am ET Via USDOJ: Jacintoport International LLC and Seaboard Marine Ltd Agree to Settle False Claims Allegations Related to Delivery of … Continue reading

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USAID Paid $5.2M for Afghan Industrial Park Where Contractor Left Out Water and Sewer

[Translate] USAID Paid $5.2M for Afghan Industrial Park Where Contractor Left Out Water and Sewer By Bridget Johnson July 29, 2016 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) spent $5.2 million on an industrial park in Kabul province that ended … Continue reading

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USAID Reconstruction Contracts in Afghanistan and Iraq Bites Former Louis Berger Executives

[Translate] from Diplopundit USAID Reconstruction Contracts in Afghanistan and Iraq Bites Former Louis Berger Executives August 3, 2016In May 2015,  the former president, chief executive officer, and chairman of the board of USAID contractor Louis Berger Group Inc. (LBG) was  sentenced … Continue reading

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Audit of DOD, State, and USAID’s Over $2.6 Billion Investment in Afghanistan’s Information and Communications Technology Sector

[Translate] Today, SIGAR published an audit of DOD, State and USAID’s over $2.6 billion investment in Afghanistan’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Sector. The audit notes: — According to U.S. and Afghan officials, the ICT sector is generally seen as … Continue reading

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