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foreign assistance

Assistance to foreign nations ranging from the sale of military equipment to donations of food and medical supplies to aid survivors of natural and manmade disasters. US assistance takes three forms--development assistance, humanitarian assistance, and security assistance. See also domestic emergencies; foreign disaster; foreign humanitarian assistance; security assistance.
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The strategy helps ensure that every dollar thats invested in our foreign assistance is getting a maximum return for the American taxpayer, including Georgias farmers.
While the USAid disbursement in the two countries was not officially labelled "feminist" foreign assistance, it has been supported by American feminist groups that saw (and still see) the aid as a means of liberating Afghan women.
This is the reason why we must ignore the militants who advocate that we fight the war on terrorism without foreign assistance, as in the Mamapasano operation).
7 billion of funding for development and humanitarian relief, making Pakistan one of America's largest recipients of foreign assistance.
The book reviewed here is one of the most beneficial examples of studies made on Foreign Assistance to the Middle East, especially for researchers who are intrigued by the question of whether or not the Arab Uprisings made an impact on the preceding trends in foreign assistance to the region.
Emanating from its humanitarian values and legacy, and in addition to being considered a key donor and partner in the international development, the Kingdom's foreign assistance and support have represented a major part of its foreign and developmental policies.
Foreign Assistance Resources, an event titled "F at 10: A Decade of Impact.
Excluding foreign assistance, the budget deficit would stand at JOD532 million compared with JOD518 million in the corresponding period of 2015, the Ministry of Finance said in a report published on Monday.
Summary: She was inducted as a member of the International Committee of Financing for Global Education in honour of the UAE's leadership in foreign assistance at the meeting.
Al Asum has pointed out at his press briefing in which he announced the result of the presidential and parliamentary elections, to the efforts deployed by his commission to implement the elections, whereas in the 2010 elections there was dependency on foreign assistance and foreign technical backing including membership and expertise in the political committees.
22 letter, APHA joined other organizations in voicing their opposition to the current implementation of the Helms Amendment, a 1973 law that states "No foreign assistance funds may be used to pay for the performance of abortion as a method of family planning or to motivate or coerce any person to practice abortions.
The Economic Affairs Division (EAD) of the Government of Pakistan has drafted a foreign assistance policy framework ensuring that grants and concessional loans are used only for those projects that exclusively contribute to investment and are particularly designed to accelerate economic growth.

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