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Speeches Shim

March 3, 2015

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) established its Mission in Jamaica in 1962 and since that time USAID has been one of the largest bilateral donors to Jamaica, committing more than $2 billion (USD). Over the fifty-eight years, USAID/Jamaica consistently developed programing in partnership with the Government of Jamaica (GOJ), the private sector, civil society as well as stakeholders and beneficiaries in order to ensure sustainable development outcomes.

January 13, 2015

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking an Accounting Specialist to work on a full-time basis in the Office of Program, Policy & Management (OPPM).

December 19, 2014

BRACED Jamaica, a USAID OFDA funded program in Jamaica in partnership with Habitat for Humanity's Latin American and Caribbean disaster response program. The program will focus on shelter and development, water and sanitation, and land tenure policy issues.

November 3, 2014

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will be celebrating its 53rd year in existence on November 3. Since its inception in 1961, USAID commenced providing aid support to Jamaica just one year after, making 2014 the anniversary of fifty two years of partnership with this country. In an effort to highlight this milestone, the Prime Minister of Jamaica, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller has a congratulatory message.

October 23, 2014

Project Title:
Transitional Living Programme for Children in State Care

Project Overview:
Country: Jamaica
Duration: 2014 - 2020