Digital Event: Inside the investigation of USAID's $9.5B health project

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WASHINGTON — In 2016, Chemonics International began implementing the largest contract in USAID history — a $9.5 billion agreement to deliver lifesaving health supplies to millions of people in more than 50 countries. A year into the project, on-time delivery rates for the health supplies — from condoms to HIV treatments — dropped as low as 7 percent.

In an exclusive event, Devex Managing Editor Paul Harris interviewed Senior Reporter Michael Igoe, who broke the story for Devex, about our investigation into the project. We’ll explore the structural missteps that led to Chemonics’ problems — and the lessons revealed both for the organizations delivering on these contracts and for the agencies that tender them.

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