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This easy-to-use resource responds to specific, frequently asked questions about how to navigate USAID rules and regulations.
USAID Update: SAM.gov replaces EPLS.gov for Excluded Parties and Terrorism Searches
The System for Award Management (SAM.gov) has replaced the Excluded Parties List System (EPLS.gov) for debarment searches. This alert replaces previous guidance found in CAP materials such as The Essential NGO Guide, Implementation Tips, and eNewsletters. To verify that consultants, staff, vendors and subcontractors are eligible to receive US Government funds, you must now consult SAM.gov.
A Beacon of Hope for Kenyan Women Affected by HIV and AIDS
In a country where they have few economic opportunities and are vulnerable to gender-based violence, it is no surprise that women in Kenya have twice the HIV-prevalence rate as men. Dismayed by these circumstances. Jane Wathome, a business woman and recent seminary graduate, founded Beacon of Hope in 2001. To learn more about how this Capable Partners Program grantee is fostering successful artisans and entrepreneurs, click here.