Hyderabad, Nov 22 (PTI) United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green will participate in the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) here beginning November 28.

During his visit till December 1, Green is scheduled to meet senior officials of Indian government.

“He will participate in the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), which will begin in Hyderabad on November 28,” a release said here today.

USAID’s Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator and Senior Coordinator for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Michelle Bekkering will accompany Green to GES, it said.

Green will also visit several USAID programmes, and meet with senior officials of the Government of India.

While at GES in Hyderabad, he will meet with female entrepreneurs, and discuss how women can become more active in the economic development of their communities, it said.

He will discuss strengthening the United States-India strategic partnership with Central government officials in Delhi.

He will also visit a USAID project site focused on water, sanitation, and health.

Green will conclude his visit to India in Mumbai, where he will participate in an event to commemorate World AIDS Day on December 1, the release added.

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