Steve Peacock's U.S. Trade & Aid Monitor tag:typepad.com,2003:weblog-94161205314098957 2012-04-06T11:26:49-04:00 Original reporting on little-known U.S. government funded foreign aid projects, so-called "drug war" initiatives, and overseas business subsidies. TypePad U.S. Getting Closer to Funding China Enviro Clean-Ups, Brazil Airport and Ukraine '9-1-1' Upgrades tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e20168e9ba3699970c 2012-04-06T11:26:49-04:00 2012-04-06T11:27:04-04:00 The U.S. government yesterday took the next step towards partly financing environmental cleanup projects in China. Steve Peacock U.S. to Pay for Consultants in Rio Gov't. IT Project tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e2014e8a065e9f970d 2011-07-21T13:47:26-04:00 2011-07-21T13:47:26-04:00 U.S. taxpayers will make it possible for the Rio de Janeiro government to obtain free technical consultation for a planned data center in that Brazilian state. Steve Peacock 'Intelligent Transportation' Project Seeks to Ease Rush-Hour Crush tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e201538e1159ab970b 2011-04-22T17:35:07-04:00 2011-04-25T11:45:33-04:00 The U.S. Trade & Development Agency (USTDA) therefore is financing an initial review of what needs to be done to alleviate the problem for the 11 million residents of Sao Paulo and other Brazilian urban areas. Steve Peacock