Author Archives: Berangere Marceau

October 08

Government closed…sorry for the inconvenience!

  Have you ever heard about a government “shutting down” for lack of budget?… Or better said, for a political dispute over a legislation, leading to the breaking-up of the Congress on passing the bill, thus forcing the Government to shutdown due to lack of funding…humm? This is not a Hollywood movie but it is […]

August 29

Behind the scenes of development: a first taste of USAID

Finally ready for blogging from Washington D.C. !    After a busy first month starting my Pulse assignment, here are some news from my exciting initial steps in the backstage of a huge organisation dedicated to supporting and promoting international development… USAID and my role in the CII…. Located in Washington D.C. and created 52 […]