ADS Chapter 401

Speeches Shim

USAID’s Human Capital Framework

Functional Series 400 – Human Resources

Full Revision Date: 10/11/2018
Responsible Office: HCTM/PPSM
File Name: 401_101118


The USAID human capital (HC) accountability system was approved by the Office of Personnel Management on October 27, 2006. This chapter provides the policy directives and objectives that supersede the October 27, 2006 approved human capital accountability system and establishes USAID’s Human Capital Framework (HCF) with updated provisions in accordance with 5 CFR 250, dated December 12, 2016.  5 CFR 250 applies to the governance of USAID’s civil service.