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Time For Israel To Walk Away From US Aid

 …And better serve the country’s security interests in the process.

Caroline Glick

Originally published by the Jerusalem Post

On Monday, acting head of the National Security Council Yaakov Nagel will sit down with his US counterpart, Susan Rice, and try to conclude negotiations about a new, multi-year defense assistance package. 1,799 more words

Obama

When Foreign Aid Becomes The Problem

Foreign aid be it from multilateral organizations, governments, INGOs or individual philanthropists have started to lose its acclaimed purpose in most of the developing countries. By a general definition foreign aid is aimed at supporting emergency or disaster relief and rehabilitation in order to create economic development and stabilization. 530 more words

Politics

Unlikely allies.

Scrolling through my newsfeed this morning, I belatedly came across this rather damning article posted to the No-YOLO blog. Anna Greene would like you know that if you decide to take some time to volunteer abroad, then “ 597 more words

International Development

Foreign Aid: An Introduction to U.S. Programs and Policy

Foreign Aid: An Introduction to U.S. Programs and Policy. Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress. Curt Tarnoff and Marian L. Lawson. June 17, 2016.

Foreign assistance is a fundamental component of the international affairs budget and is viewed by many as an essential instrument of U.S. 106 more words

United States

Your Excellency, about Uganda becoming a Middle-income country by 2020

Your Excellency, since you were sworn as the new president of the republic of Uganda, one thing has been on your mind – transforming Uganda into a middle-income country by 2020. 622 more words

Uganda

Call me Tommy.

I feel a lot of empathy with Tommy Belucci, a character in Emma Forrest’s Namedropper, a novel which I don’t think anyone other than me has read. 671 more words

International Development