USAID’s works with the South African Government, the private sector and civil society to strengthen the country’s systems and improve health outcomes for all South Africans.
The overall aim of the USAID/South Africa basic education program is to improve primary grade reading outcomes by building teacher effectiveness and strengthening classroom and school management.
The Office of Food for Peace in USAID’s Bureau’s for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance is the largest provider of food assistance in the world. FFP annually provides close to $2 billion of food assistance, including in-kind Title II food assistance
USAID promotes improved rule of law and respect for human rights in Southern Africa. The program works to expand competencies, develop networks of human rights and rule of law defenders, and promote democratic principles and practices throughout the region.
Southern Africa remains the epicenter of the global HIV/AIDS epidemic. An estimated 12.7 million people in the region are HIV infected. RHAP serves a region with a high degree of population mobility, multiple languages, weak health infrastructure and low human capacity development.
Last updated: October 07, 2015