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USAID to allocate funds to improve living standards in Uzbekistan
www.trend.az of 10/14/2011 - USAID will allocate $33 million to implement programs to improve living standards in Uzbekistan in 2011-2014, USAID Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator Denise Rollinstold journalists on Thursday.
"In 2011, the agency approved a portfolio worth $33 million for Uzbekistan. These funds will be spent within four years through a health, agriculture and combating human trafficking program," Rollins said.
In particular, in late September, USAID launched a new program worth $12.1 million for agricultural development, providing advisory services, implementation of innovative methods of growing new crops in Uzbekistan. The program is designed for four years.