USAID gifts Bangladesh $922M

A banner at an emergency relief distribution site for cyclone victims in Bangladesh. Photo by: Shawn / CC BY-NC-SA

The U.S. Agency for International Development on Thursday (Jan. 12) pledged $922 million for Bangladesh’s food, health and climate change programs.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.