Afghanistan Programs Highlighted
Photo credit: Ms. Flouran Wali, USAID Gender Advisor, July 2010
On July 3rd, the US Embassy Kabul threw a 4th of July Independence Day Party. The Ambassadors Small Grants Program (ASGP) to Support Gender Equality in Afghanistan and BESST were the only two USAID funded programs invited to participate in the displays. Pictured are the two ASGP Deputy Chief of Parties; Meredith who provides programmatic direction for the Capacity Building, Advocacy and Grants Management aspects of the program, while Richard provides operational support for the Kabul team as well as the two Regional Office that will quickly increase to six, with the recent award of ASGP II and the expansion of the program to cover all 34 provinces of Afghanistan.