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U.S. Agency for International Development

The United States Agency for International Development is the United States Government agency which is primarily responsible for administering civilian foreign aid. Responding to President Barack Obama's pledge in his 2013 State of the Union Address to "join with our allies to eradicate extreme poverty in the next two decades," USAID has adopted as its mission statement "to partner to end extreme poverty and to promote resilient, democratic societies while advancing the security and prosperity of the United States. Wikipedia*

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The U.S. Agency for International Development has 28 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1991, U.S. Economic Assistance to Eastern Europe. The year with the most videos was 2013 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 385 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Atwood (6), Carol Bellamy (3), Christie Vilsack (3). Most common tags: Foreign Aid, Education Policy, Gender Issues.

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