Thursday, April 7, 2011

Sub Reporting Requirements for Prime Contractors and Grantees under FFATA

There is a lot of lengthy and confusing instructions for mandatory new reporting requirements, the most comprehensive one is contained in the OMB memo dated August 27, 2010 here OMB Guidance

We tried to break it down below specifically for Subcontracts and Subgrants reporting by USAID Prime Contractors and Prime Recipients.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Housing Allowances Overseas

USAID Regulations and Best Practices

AIDAR 752.7028 allows for reimbursement of housing allowance for rent and utilities if such facilities are not supplied. Such allowance shall not exceed the amount paid to USAID employees of equivalent rank in the Cooperating Country, in accordance with the Standardized Regulations (Government Civilians, Foreign Areas), Chapter 130, as from time to time amended, or other rates approved by the Mission Director.

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