Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Abt Associates led the Capacity Building to Prevent and Control Avian Influenza in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (2006-2009), referred to as the AI Mekong project.
AI Mekong, conducted for the USAID Regional Development Mission in Bangkok, Thailand, was aimed at preventing, controlling, and responding to avian influenza (AI) in countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region. The three-year award, made under the Population, Health and Nutrition Technical Assistance and Support Contract (TASC2) IQC, was the largest competed USAID award for avian influenza at that time.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.