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# usaid - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Goal won't lose out on US funding after investigation into alleged fraud
# USAid
# USAid

Goal won't lose out on US funding after investigation into alleged fraud

Apr 13th 2017, 7:37 AM 6,527 Views 4 Comments

In a new deal, USAID has laid out conditions under which Goal must operate.

# usaid - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Goal appoints board member of Irish Water parent company as boss after US investigation
# Charity
# Charity

Goal appoints board member of Irish Water parent company as boss after US investigation

Oct 18th 2016, 10:48 AM 10,014 Views 0 Comments

The cloud over the charity darkened last week as it closed its US office and laid off 10 staff.

# usaid - Friday 14 October, 2016

Goal has closed down its US office and made 10 staff redundant
# Syria
# Syria

Goal has closed down its US office and made 10 staff redundant

Oct 14th 2016, 8:38 AM 12,712 Views 0 Comments

The aid agency, Ireland’s largest in the field, has confirmed to TheJournal.ie that it is terminating the contracts of 10 employees at Goal USA.

# usaid - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Barry Andrews has resigned as head of Goal over US Government inquiry
# Syria
# Syria

Barry Andrews has resigned as head of Goal over US Government inquiry

Oct 13th 2016, 8:17 AM 19,231 Views 0 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is in contact with the Irish charity’s board.

# usaid - Monday 8 August, 2016

€3 million in State funding for Goal withheld as investigation into charity's Syrian finances continues
# Foreign Aid
# Foreign Aid

€3 million in State funding for Goal withheld as investigation into charity's Syrian finances continues

Aug 8th 2016, 2:01 PM 11,415 Views 0 Comments

Two members of Goal’s Turkey staff have already been sacked in the aftermath of the scandal.

# usaid - Friday 13 May, 2016

Goal sacks Turkish staff following investigation into financial malpractice
# Own Goal
# Own Goal

Goal sacks Turkish staff following investigation into financial malpractice

May 13th 2016, 10:57 AM 10,986 Views 0 Comments

The charity has had funding in the region cut by USAid in the wake of the investigation.

# usaid - Friday 29 April, 2016

Irish charity GOAL under US investigation for alleged mismanagement in Syria
# Foreign Aid
# Foreign Aid

Irish charity GOAL under US investigation for alleged mismanagement in Syria

Apr 29th 2016, 1:10 PM 54,120 Views 0 Comments

The USAID agency has put some of its funding for GOAL on hold, pending the probe.

# usaid - Thursday 3 April, 2014

US denies it created Twitter-style app to stir Cuban unrest
# Cold War Games
# Cold War Games

US denies it created Twitter-style app to stir Cuban unrest

Apr 3rd 2014, 10:23 PM 8,384 Views 89 Comments

The White House insists it was part of a “development assistance” scheme to allow Cubans to “talk freely among themselves”.

# usaid - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Russia expels US aid agency for 'meddling in politics'
# Russia
# Russia

Russia expels US aid agency for 'meddling in politics'

Sep 19th 2012, 11:05 AM 1,953 Views 7 Comments

Russia’s foreign ministry has claimed that USAid had attempted to “influence political processes through its grants”.