ADS Reference 501mae

Speeches Shim

The ADS Process

Mandatory Reference for ADS Chapter 501

Revision Date: 12/24/2008
Responsible Office: M/MPBP/POL
File Name: 501mae_122408


The ADS is USAID’s directives program, which provides the framework for drafting, clearing, and issuing Agency-wide internal regulations (policy directives) and required operating procedures. The ADS also includes optional material within chapters and additional help documents intended to help readers interpret and apply those policy directives and required procedures.