Press Releases

USTDA Signs Infrastructure Deal in Tonga, Expands Pacific Island Commitments
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Arlington, VA – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency announced grant funding for a feasibility study to increase renewable power generation and strengthen the…

USTDA, FONSIS Partner on Senegal’s Infrastructure
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Arlington, VA – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency and Senegal’s sovereign wealth fund, Fonds Souverain d’Investissements Stratégiques S.A. (FONSIS), announced a new partnership to…

USTDA, ADB Formalize Partnership on Infrastructure
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Arlington, VA – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced a new partnership to advance quality infrastructure across…

USTDA Supports Rural Internet Connectivity in East Africa
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Arlington, VA – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to Kenya-based internet service provider and telecommunications infrastructure company, Mawingu Networks Limited (Mawingu),…

Statement by Acting Director Thummalapally on the President’s Fiscal Year 2023 Budget
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Arlington, VA – The Biden-Harris Administration today submitted to Congress the President’s Budget for fiscal year 2023. The President’s Budget details his vision to expand…

Eastern Europe: Energy Security Through Diversification
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The key to Eastern Europe’s energy security is diversification, especially as it faces intensified geopolitical threats and challenges. Reducing the region’s reliance on Russian national…

Samuel R. Kwon Appointed USTDA General Counsel
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Arlington, VA – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has appointed Samuel R. Kwon as its General Counsel. Sam will oversee all legal matters relating…

USTDA Advances Power Sector Modernization in Bangladesh
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Arlington, VA – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a technical assistance grant to Power Cell, a policy and planning agency under the Government…

Thailand Joins USTDA’s Global Procurement Initiative
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Arlington, VA – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency welcomed Thailand as its 15th partner under the Global Procurement Initiative: Understanding Best Value (GPI).…

USTDA Advances Renewable Microgrids in Saint Lucia
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Arlington, VA – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a technical assistance grant to Saint Lucia’s National Utilities Regulatory Commission (NURC) that will…

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