U.S. Suspends Applications For 'Innovative' Anti-Poverty Efforts

Sad to read the news. USAID's Development Innovation Ventures has been a key partner of Keheala's over the past two years. We hope for a speedy restart to this program that funds breakthrough innovations like Keheala's.

U.S. Suspends Applications For 'Innovative' Anti-Poverty Efforts

A U.S. government venture capital fund supporting efforts to end extreme poverty will stop accepting new grant applications tonight. Friday's announcement puts a hold on a program that provides seed funding for innovative initiatives like developing low-cost smart tractors in Nigeria and running a peer support group for pregnant women in Nepal.