USAID Responds to the Earthquake in Nepal
A USAID-supported health worker discusses reproductive health with village women in the state of Uttar Pradesh.
A USAID-supported project providing solar energy illumination to households in Indian villages, results in improved life quality and better livelihood opportunities.
A farmer holding wheat stalks in the field
Pupils at the Govt. Higher Primary School, Banjarapalya, sing the title song of the Interactive Radio I program 'Chikki Chinna', which is known by children throughout Karnataka.
Over the past two decades, India has grown to become the world’s largest democracy and one of the world’s leading economies, lifting millions out of poverty. Yet one-third of its population still lives on less than $1.25 per day. Projected to become the world’s most populous country by 2030, India faces tremendous energy, education, health, water and sanitation challenges. India is an important U.S. partner in maintaining regional stability, deepening trade ties and addressing development challenges in India and globally.
Leveraging India’s growing financial and human resources, the U.S.-India partnership is harnessing the strengths and capabilities of both countries to tackle development challenges not only in India, but worldwide. This approach to development is built on leveraging the expertise, innovations and resources of the United States and India to tackle the most pressing challenges of our day, from infectious diseases to food security and climate change.
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Last updated: September 02, 2015