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Administrator Samantha Power Meets with Leaders from Philanthropic Organizations and Foundations on Global Food Crisis

May 19, 2022

Today, Administrator Samantha Power spoke with leaders from philanthropic organizations to discuss the evolving global food security crisis, the exacerbating impact of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on food security and nutrition, and the U.S. Government’s response plan.

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Administrator Samantha Power’s Opening Statement at the Testimony for the FY23 USAID Budget Request at the House Foreign Affairs Committee

May 17, 2022

The Biden-Harris Administration’s FY 2023 discretionary request of $29.4 billion will build on these steps forward, giving us the ability to invest in the people and systems to meet the world’s most significant challenges so the United States can seize this moment in history. Last week, with bipartisan support, you here in the House of Representatives took a major step in that direction by passing a nearly $40 billion package for Ukraine and we are hopeful for its imminent passage in the Senate.

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Last updated: May 19, 2022

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