USAID Examines Local Procurement Efforts In Restructuring Process

Devex: USAID takes broader view of local procurement
“Officials who have been involved in multiple efforts to improve the U.S. Agency for International Development’s contracting and grant-making processes say they are trying to learn from past experiences — and past mistakes. As USAID undergoes a broad restructuring under Administrator Mark Green, the agency is hoping to build on earlier attempts to direct more resources through local organizations…” (Igoe, 5/7).