External Aids Governance Transition
conflict resolution, military, security
This report identifies areas in which USAID could contribute to civil-military relations programming, approaching the subject from a civilian vantage point and looking to broaden civil society participation. The report reviews past activities implemented with donor assistance, identifies current issues, and makes recommendations to provide a better understanding of the contributions USAID can offer in this important field.
United States Agency for International Development, www.usaid.gov
Washington DC, USA
USAID is an independent federal government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. USAID supports long-term and equitable economic growth and advances U.S. foreign policy objectives by supporting economic growth, agriculture and trade; global health; and, democracy, conflict prevention and humanitarian assistance.