State and USAID - FY 2013 BudgetSubmitted by go213mph on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 13:51
Includes $43.4 billion for the core budget, which funds the long-term national security mission of the Department and USAID.
$9.3 billion for critical interventions in health, food security, and climate change.
Provides $8.2 billion for Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) to support the extraordinary and temporary costs of civilian-led programs and missions in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.
Supports U.S. engagement with the government and people of 190 countries across the globe.
Builds upon our commitment to job creation at home and economic statecraft by giving our people the tools to better help American companies compete overseas; build future trading partners; and facilitate legitimate travel by U.S. citizens and international businesspeople and tourists.
Continues to fulfill the Administration’s commitment to elevating development as a core pillar of US foreign policy through targeted investments with measurable returns, consistent with the principles in the President’s Policy Directive on Global Development (PPD-6) and the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review (QDDR).
Supports the President’s new commitment to treat 6 million people with HIV/AIDS by the end of 2013.
Proposes a new Middle East and North Africa Incentive Fund to better position the United States to quickly respond to dramatic changes in the region and incentivize reforms.
$4.0 billion in humanitarian assistance
$1.3 billion to support development investments in the world’s poorest and most unstable nations