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Governance, Management and the Role of a Board of Directors

How to Set Up an Effective Board of Directors

An Overview of Strategic Planning


Financial Management

Pipelines and Burn Rates

Understanding Fluctuating Exchange Rates

Cost Share

Allocating Shared Costs

Foreign Tax (VAT) Reporting

Requesting USG Funds Using SF-270

SF-425: Completing Your USG Financial Status Reporting Form

Annual Audit Requirements - Part 1

Annual Audit Requirements - Part 2


Human Resources

Human Resources Policies

Putting HR Policies into Practice

Supportive Supervision

Performance Appraisals


Using Volunteers to Strengthen Your Organization

Program Management

Using Your Workplan as a Management Tool

Managing Subrecipients Under a Cooperative Agreement

You and Your USG Team - Part 1

You and Your USG Team - Part 2

Managing Your Relationship with Your Donors

Engaging the Community

Requirements for Performance Reporting

Faith-Based Organizations and USG Funding

Project Close Out - Part 1

Project Close Out - Part 2


Overview of Procurement Policies

Procurement: Processes and Allowability

Procurement: Solicitation and Selection

Procurement: Restricted & Prohibited Items

Procurement: Source/Nationality Restrictions, Geographic Codes

Vehicle Procurement

Excluded Parties and Terrorism Searches

International Travel Planning and Requirements

Travel Expenses and Reimbursement

Gifts to and Lobbying USG Employees

USAID Environmental Requirements

Monitoring and Evaluation

External Relations

Developing a Communication Plan

Branding Your Program

Meeting Donor Marking Requirements

Pitching Your Program to Prospective Partners and Funders

Telling Program Success Stories