201705.22
0
0

Visit to Bangladesh with the World Bank Mission

(May, 2017, Washington DC) Mr. Hussain was on a week-long visit to Bangladesh (Dhaka) to join the World Bank team for the supervision mission for the Income Support for the Poorest Program (ISPP). World Bank has provided $300 Million for the program. Since 2013, we are giving technical assistance to the Government of Bangladesh (GoB) focusing…

201705.15
0
0

Visit to Kenya with the World Bank Mission

(May 15, 2017, Washington DC) Mr. Hussain was on 15 days visit to Kenya (Nairobi) to join the World Bank team for the Joint Review and Implementation Support (JRIS) mission for the National Safety Net Program (NSNP) of Kenya. A fiduciary risk assessment of the program was conducted with an objective of development of an Action Plan…

201705.15
0
0

Small Business & Economic Development Submit Expo 2017

(May, 2017, Washington DC) STRAP attended the sunrise breakfast with opening speeches by local Elected Officials and Exhibitors, networked with DC Department of Small and Local Business Development staff, attended workshops by US SBA, DC Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs, DC Office of Contracting and Procurement for engagement opportunities.

201705.01
0
0

SMALL Business Matchmaking/Networking with DLA and DLA Prime Contractors

(May 1, 2017, Washington DC) STRAP attended the Defense Logistic Agency (DLA) Prime Contracting event meeting other small business leaders with PTAP typically bringing together acquisition officers from a number of agencies, major prime contractors seeking capable subcontractors to help them meet their requirements. With workshops offered on basic contracting issues, networking opportunities such as receptions and…

201705.01
0
0

US Department of State and Virginia – PTAP Small Business Overseas Government Contracting Conference

(May 1, 2017, Washington DC) STRAP attended the overseas Government Contracting Conference with large and small business  Virginia PTAP which focused on its mission is to “Help business do business with government”, both federal and state/local. Services covered the full range of information, from the very basics for newcomers to understanding how to analyze and…

201704.08
0
0

Success Stories and challenges in domestic resource mobilization (DRM as a key to sustainable development).

(APRIL 2017, Washington DC) STRAP attended the Society for International Development (SID) event to discuss DRM with all sectors moderated by a senior professional from infrastructure, health, education and Financial services group. Recent developments and trends were discussed with a link to government spending for economic growth in the developing countries. The session was very interesting …

201703.01
0
0

We have moved to Washington DC!

(March 1, 2017, Washington DC) STRAP has moved its head office to DC from Oakland, California. The company new head office location is in the heart of the Washington D.C.’s central business district. Less than a mile from the White House, Franklin Square Center has a high level of security to ensure a safe work place for…

201702.01
0
0

STRAP is now a member of Small Business Association for International Companies (SBIAC)

(Feb 1, 2017, Washington DC) STRAP is a SBAIC member. The prestigious Small Business Association for International Companies (SBAIC) is a membership forum established to promote the meaningful utilization of small business in international development. Members are small companies in good standing with a solid track record of providing services to USAID and other federal…