The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Afghanistan, is seeking applications from qualified Afghan nationals interested in providing the PSC services for the Information Assistant (Press and Publication) FSN-08 position, as described in the attached solicitation.
The On Farm Water Management Project is improving agricultural productivity by enhancing the efficiency of water used in all areas of Afghanistan where security permits. The project measures its impact by improvements in land productivity (yield of wheat, ton/hectare), water productivity (yield of wheat for each volume of water used), and the increase in irrigated area.
The Improving Livelihoods and Governance through Natural Resource Management contributed to Afghanistan’s capacity to conserve and sustainably manage its natural resources and improve the livelihoods of the rural communities in Bamyan and Badakhshan provinces.
The Agricultural Credit Enhancement (ACE) program (July 2010 – February 2015) established and managed the Agricultural Development Fund (ADF) until it was transferred to the Afghan government. Throughout its course the program provided $60.7 million in loans directly benefiting more than 31,000 farmers.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has been helping the Afghan government to increase children’s access to basic education since 2002.
The Early Grade Reading Survey project will acquire data and information on student reading ability in primary and community-based education schools, providing key information for the Ministry of Education and the international donor community to reform and improve early grade reading instruction.
Last updated: October 13, 2015