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Alfonso Lenhardt, U.S. President Barack Obama’s pick to serve as USAID’s deputy administrator, had his first opportunity to testify before the U.S. Congress on Thursday. Find out how Lenhardt made the case for his appointment.
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Michael Igoe is a Senior Reporter with Devex, based in Washington, D.C. He covers U.S. foreign aid, global health, climate change, and development finance. Prior to joining Devex, Michael researched water management and climate change adaptation in post-Soviet Central Asia, where he also wrote for EurasiaNet. Michael earned his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College, where he majored in Russian, and his master’s degree from the University of Montana, where he studied international conservation and development.