US Pledges Help for Disabled Persons in Uganda

The U.S. Agency for International Development has pledged to provide Uganda with USD300 million for activities that support people with disabilities. The money will be disbursed in six discretionary grant opportunities for programs aimed at encouraging more social participation from people with disabilities,

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.