The United States Agency for International Development's Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA) will be holding a 2018 Diaspora Open House to celebrate the efforts of U.S. diaspora groups who contribute to disaster relief efforts around the world, and to share best practices in effective and efficient responses to disasters. This Open House will bring
together USAID/OFDA disaster experts and diaspora groups who will share and receive a broader understanding of USAID/OFDA's unique disaster response capabilities, and diaspora role in promoting the most efficient and effective ways to help their heritage countries.
Please use this link to RSVP http://bit.ly/2DTAVQ4; R
SVP is required to attend the event.
In addition, in partnership with Grand Challenges Canada, we will soon be launching a Humanitarian Grand Challenge initiative to find more effective and efficient ways of getting humanitarian aid to people who are hard to reach in conflict-driven crises areas.
Please register online at: www.
HumanitarianGrandChallenge.org ; we will be sending detailed information in
Also you can visit the USAID Center for International Disaster Information (CIDI) website at www.cidi.org to learn more about our program.
Friday, March 16, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
555 12th Street Northwest
Concourse Level, C-10
Washington, DC 20004