USAID - General awareness questions on current affairs

1)   Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has launched the second phase of which agricultural training in collaboration with USAID?

a. Feed the Future India Total Training Programme
b. Feed the Farmer India Triangular Training Programme
c. Feed the Future India Triangular Training Programme
d. None of the above
Answer  Explanation 

ANSWER: Feed the Future India Triangular Training Programme

Explanation:
Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and US Agency for International development launched the second phase of the Feed the Future India Triangular Training Programme.

  • This brings specialised agricultural training to professionals across Africa and Asia.
  • Indian government and USAID signed a Limited Scope Cooperation Agreement to this effect in 2005.
  • 17 countries are covered under the programme including Liberia, Kenya, Malawi. Cambodia and Ethiopia.