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Here is sample of some resources found in the Poverty and International Development portal.

Results-Oriented Assistance: A USAID Sourcebook
This guide aims to create a user friendly resource for USAID staff and Development Partners (e.g., private voluntary organizations (PVOs), non-governmental organizations (NGOs), cooperative development organizations, educational institutions, and private firms) on USAID's programming policies and procedures. Although it is designed for USAID groups, it is general enough to applicable to other NGOs.

USAID
USAID is an independent federal government agency that promotes U.S. foreign policy by furthering international economic growth, agriculture, and trade; global health; and democracy, conflict prevention, and humanitarian assistance.

ACCION International
ACCION International is a nonprofit organization with the mission of giving people the financial tools they need to work their way out of poverty by providing “micro” loans, business training and other financial services to poor men and women. Website in English and Spanish.