USAID Blog Summarizes Events At U.N. General Assembly Meeting

USAID’s “IMPACTblog” includes daily highlights from the U.N. General Assembly meeting. In the first day’s summary, the blog includes links to an interview with USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah and a press release announcing a $1.15 billion commitment from the World Bank, UNICEF, the Government of Norway, and USAID for maternal and child health, among others (9/24). The second day’s summary includes links to a transcript of President Obama’s U.N. General Assembly address and summarizes an event on women and girls held with the U.K. Department for International Development, among others (9/25).