Devex Outlines Changes To U.S. Food Aid Program Under Farm Bill, Reaction From Shah

Devex: Rajiv Shah: Farm bill to bring more flexibility, greater impact for USAID
“…With U.S. President Barack Obama’s signature, the Agriculture Act of 2014 is expected by a broad coalition of government officials, development experts, NGOs and independent analysts to make the nation’s international food aid system more efficient and more flexible. … One of the champions of these reform measures is U.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Rajiv Shah, who we asked about the expected impacts of the reform for the agency’s international food assistance programs…” (Igoe, 2/5).

The KFF Daily Global Health Policy Report summarized news and information on global health policy from hundreds of sources, from May 2009 through December 2020. All summaries are archived and available via search.

KFF Headquarters: 185 Berry St., Suite 2000, San Francisco, CA 94107 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270 | Email Alerts: | |

The independent source for health policy research, polling, and news, KFF is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.