First we talk about Afghanistan.
Guests include Nancy Birdsall, President of the Center for Global
Development and Andrew Natsios, USAID Administrator from 2001 to 2005.
Sean Carberry travels to the Afghanistan to explore the challenges of
doing development work in a conflict zone. And Deborah Amos talks with
Congressman Howard Berman (D-CA) about the way forward for US foreign aid.
Then Deborah Amos traces the history of US foreign aid, from its
beginnings in the Marshall Plan after World War II to its present state of
And Matt Ozug visits Ethiopia, home to one of the largest USAID
missions in the world, where USAID and other organizations are working to
promote development and prevent hunger.