Figure 7: Potential for Agency Overlap in Some Peacetime Humanitarian and Development Assistance Efforts
This image is excerpted from a US GAO report: www.gao.gov/products/GAO-12-359
Humanitarian and Development Assistance: Project Evaluations and Better Information Sharing Needed to Manage the Military's Efforts
Notes: Graphic does not represent a numerical calculation.
For the purposes of our analysis, we defined health care efforts as providing medical care, assistance, and education on basic health care issues, building hospitals and clinics, or providing medical equipment; education efforts as training teachers, providing school supplies, or building educational facilities; infrastructure efforts as drilling wells and building roads, bridges, or rudimentary structures; and disaster preparation efforts as helping foreign nations plan for, prepare for, and respond to natural disasters.