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Saturday, September 5, 2020 - 2:00pm


Baku – With funding from USAID, hardworking Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society volunteers are delivering 7,000 more boxes of food and hygiene supplies to families experiencing hardship during the pandemic. These supplies will help 3,500 families across eight regions of the country. This is the second delivery of supplies to vulnerable families supported by USAID’s COVID-19 response funding to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) for Azerbaijan.  

Monday, August 24, 2020 - 2:30pm

The U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the State Department, is providing an additional $1.47 million to help Azerbaijan respond to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.  

White House Announces $2 Million in New Funding from USAID Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Fund for Azerbaijan
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 7:00pm

Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Bonnie Glick, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun, and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump announced $122 million in new activities and partnerships under the White House-led Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative, established by President Trump in February 2019. USAID/Azerbaijan will receive $2 million from the W-GDP Fund at USAID, which was established by the Initiative and is now in its second year. 

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 11:00am


BAKU – The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing $1.7 million to support the Azerbaijani government’s efforts to respond to the ongoing outbreak in Azerbaijan.

USAID and Small and Medium Business Development Agency Launch Initiative to Support Business and Professional Associations
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 10:00am


BAKU – Today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Azerbaijan and the Small and Medium Business Development Agency of Azerbaijan (SMBDA) held a partnership summit to launch a new initiative called Supporting Business and Professional Associations in Azerbaijan. Over 100 representatives from the private sector, business associations, civil society, international organizations, and the Azerbaijani government attended the partnership summit. 

USAID Mission Director Dr. Jay Singh delivers his remarks.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 11:30am


BAKU – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Financial Monitoring Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Open Government Platform organized an international workshop to discuss international best practices on preventing the abuse of civil society organizations in relation to money laundering and financing of terrorism. 

The Mission Director presents gifts to children during the tour of the renovated kindergarten.
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 2:00pm


Today, Mission Director of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Azerbaijan, Dr. Jaidev Singh, joined residents of Khudat and Gusar to celebrate the completion of two new projects implemented under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA) funded by USAID with support from the Ministry of Economy. 

USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator Visits Azerbaijan
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:00pm


Deputy Chief of Mission learns about the construction of a honey processing facility in Lerik district.
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:15pm