Washington Alliance of Technology Workers

Communication Workers of America, Local 37083

This Time It's Armenia: USAID Funds IT In Eurasia

After pledging millions to bolster outsourcing in South Asia, federal agency extends largesse to a new recipient.

Even as controversy mounts over its funding of IT outsourcers in South Asia, the U.S. Agency for International Development has announced a program under which it will partner with the government of Armenia—a nation anxious to lure computer work from American shores--to promote the development of the country's information technology industry.