ADS Reference 201mai

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Activity Approval Memorandum (AAM)

Mandatory Reference for ADS Chapter 201

Full Revision Date: 10/28/2020
Responsible Office: PPL/SPP
File Name: 201mai_102820


According to Automated Directives System (ADS) Chapter 201.3.4, Operating Units (OUs) of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) must approve new activities through an Activity Approval Memorandum (AAM). OUs may approve a single activity or multiple, complementary activities (e.g., under a project) through this memorandum.