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NameThe U.S. Agency for International Development
AbbreviationUSAID
Websitehttp://www.usaid.gov/
Organization TypeInternational Non-governmental Organization
Disability TypeCross-disability
CountryUnited States of America
AddressU.S. Agency for International Development Office of Press Relations Ronald Reagan Building Washington, D.C. 20523-0016
Telephone
Fax202-712-4320
Email202-216-3524,
Contact Person
Brief Introduction

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is committed to including people who have physical and mental disabilities and those who advocate and offer services on behalf of people with disabilities.

This commitment extends from the design and implementation of USAID programming to advocacy for and outreach to people with disabilities.

USAID's policy on disability is as follows: To avoid discrimination against people with disabilities in programs which USAID funds and to stimulate an engagement of host country counterparts, governments, implementing organizations and other donors in promoting a climate of nondiscrimination against and equal opportunity for people with disabilities.

Last Updated16/6/2009

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