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East Africa        

Obligation of funds to investigate mineral potential in the Horn of Africa (USGS & DOS)

East Africa

8-Sep-93

30-Sep-95

Link

Africa Regional        

AFR-0510-P-IC-7022-39), Famine early warning remote sensing support project - NMD

Africa Regional

15-Feb-87

31-Dec-94

Link

(AFR-0467-P-IC-1111-00), PROJ. 698-0467, Natural resources management support project - NMD

Africa Regional

1-Jul-91

30-Sep-93

Link

(AFR-0973-P-IC-9014-13) Project 625-0973, Sahel water data network and management - NMD

Africa Regional

1-Dec-88

31-Dec-93

Link

         
Algeria        

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences with the Ministry of Energy & Mines of the Domocratic & Popular Republic of Algeria

Algeria

21-Feb-00

9-Sep-99

Link

Cameroon        

Scientific & technical cooperation in the earth sciences with Institute for Geology & Mining Research, Ministry of Higher Education & Science Research

Cameroon

9-Nov-88

9-Nov-93

Link

Scientific & technical cooperation in the earth sciences w/Institute for Geological & Mining Research of the Republic of Cameroon

Cameroon

10-Sep-01

9-Sep-99

Link

Sustainable tree crops program w/the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) thru Humid Forest Ecoregional Centre at Yaounde, Cameroon.

Cameroon

1-Oct-03

30-Sep-04

Link

Amendment No. to LOA CM-03-this is final - Project work not completed. EROS Data Center L. Tiesen

Cameroon

1-Nov-04

30-Sep-05

Link

Djibouti        

Scientific and technical cooperation in the earth sciences, with Institut Superieur Por Les Etudes Et La Recherche Scientifique Et Technique

Djibouti

9-Dec-93

9-Dec-98

Link

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth and mapping sciences with the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources of the Republic of Djibouti

Djibouti

21-Mar-01

9-Sep-99

Link

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Egypt        

MOU-with Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources of the Arab Republic of Egypt concerning earth sciences

Egypt

26-Sep-94

26-Sep-99

Link

Extended by dip note the Agreement between the Govt. of the United States and the Govt. of the Arab Republic of Egypt for scientific and technical cooperation

Egypt

1-Sep-05

1-Sep-10

Link

Eritrea        

(ADT-0002-P-00-5033-00)Technical assistance project--Eritrea geothermal feasibility study

Eritrea

1-May-95

1-Jun-96

Link

Ethiopia  

Scientific and technical cooperation in the earth sciences with Ministry of Mines and Energy

Ethiopia

Scientific & technical cooperation in the earth sciences w/the Addis Ababa University (AAU) of the Ministry of Education of the Government of Ethiopia

Ethiopia

28-Aug-03

9-Sep-99

Link

Global seismic data acquisition with/Addis Ababa University of the Ministry of Mines & Energy of the Government of Ethiopia.

Ethiopia

28-Aug-03

9-Sep-99

Link

Gabon        

AGREEMENT-for scientific & technical cooperation in the earth sciences w/the Ministry of the Superior Education & Scientific Research & the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum of Gabonese Republic

Gabon

23-Apr-03

9-Sep-99

Link

Seismological data exchange with Ministry of Mines

Gabon

22-Dec-95

9-Sep-99

Link

Iraq        

MOU by State Company of Geological Survey of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals (MIM), Rep of IRAQ (Foose)

Iraq

23-Dec-10

23-Dec-20

Link

NOT Original DOS S&T-a feel good agrmt-FRAMEWORK Agrmt signed Nov 17, 2008 at Embassy.

Iraq

1-Jan-09

9-Sep-99

Link

Israel        

Global digital seismic network with Earth Science Research Administration

Israel

1-May-85

1-May-88

Link

LOA-w/the Geophysical Institute of Israel (GII) for integrated geophysical study of the Dead Sea Rift Valley for hazard assessment & resource development.

Israel

29-Sep-03

30-Sep-04

Link

Switched to DOI-Agreement for scientific & technical cooperation w/Ministry of National Infrastructure (MNI) of the Govt of Israel. (Washburn)

Israel

9-Sep-04

9-Sep-14

Link

LOA-Training course w/the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies, Kibbutz Ketura, Israel. (Flint) REVISE...

Israel

18-Sep-05

20-Oct-05

Link

LOA/ w/Geological Survey of Israel (GSI) for studies of basaltic samples. (Calvert)

Israel

14-Apr-07

14-Apr-08

Link

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Jordan

Scientific cooperation in earth sciences with Natural Resources Authority

Jordan

24-Apr-85

24-Apr-90

Link

(IJO-0258-P-IC-2198-00-04 thru 09) Technical services and feasibility studies with Jordon Seismic System

Jordan

30-Jun-84

30-Jun-92

Link

Broadband seismic data recording & seismic calibration - Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordon

Jordan

8-Mar-98

7-Mar-01

Link

New MOU for scientific & techical cooperation in earth sciences w/Natural Resources Authority of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (NRA)

Jordan

26-Aug-03

26-Aug-08

Link

Scientific and Technical Cooperation in the Earth Sciences

Jordan

28-Sep-94

28-Sep-99

Link

Agreement between the United Sates of America and Jordan Government. (DOS Agreement)

Jordan

5-Apr-07

5-Apr-27

Link

Kazakhstan        

Studies on Devonian-Carboniferous carbonate reefs and platforms in Kazakhstan. 3-extension

Kazakhstan

1-Jul-94

20-Jan-01

Link

Agreement between the Govt. of the United States of America and the Govt. of the Republic of Kazakhstan on science and technology cooperation

Kazakhstan

11-Apr-10

11-Apr-20

Link

Kenya        

Letter of Cooperation w/the Office of President-Special Prog-Govt of Kenya. (verdin)

Kenya

15-Feb-07

15-Feb-09

Link

Kuwait        

Cooperation in earth sciences with Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Kuwait

29-Apr-83

28-Apr-88

Link

Extension for cooperation in earth sciences with Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Kuwait

29-Apr-93

31-Dec-98

Link

LOA-Preparation of a general seismic hazard study of Kuwait City & development of attenuation relationships w/Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR).

Kuwait

18-Apr-04

30-Nov-04

Link

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences with Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR)

Kuwait

8-Jun-98

8-Jun-03

Link

Scientific & tech cooperation in Earth sciences w/Kuwait Instit for Scient Research(KISR)State of Kuwait. (Foose)

Kuwait

17-Feb-11

9-Sep-99

Link

Libya        

Agreement between the Govt of the USA and the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya on Science and Technology cooperation

Libya

3-Jan-08

3-Jan-18

Link

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Madagascar        

Workshop on methodology of estimating undiscovered mineral resources w/ Republic of Madagscar

Madagascar

26-Mar-03

26-Sep-03

Link

Mali        

Scientific & technical cooperation in earth sciences w/Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Technologique (CNRST)

Mali

23-Apr-96

23-Apr-01

Link

Scientific data exchange w/Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Technologique(CNRST)

Mali

23-Apr-96

9-Sep-99

Link

LOA-chemical and microbial compostion of atmospherically transported saharan and sahellan dust w/the Faculty of Science & Technology (FAST)-University of Mali of the Republic of Mali.

Mali

28-Apr-04

28-Apr-05

Link

Scientific and technical cooperation in the earth sciences with the Geological Survey Department of the Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique Et Technologique of the Republic of Mali (CNRST)

Mali

31-Mar-06

9-Sep-99

Link

Mauritania        

LOA-w/Islamic Republic of Maruitania for workshop on the methodology of estimating undiscovered mineral resource assessments.

Mauritania

1-Dec-03

15-Dec-03

Link

Morocco        

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences with the Public Laboratory of Assays and Surveys of the Kingdom of Morocco

Morocco

9-Mar-00

9-Mar-05

Link

Geologic mapping 1/50,000 scale of the Zaouiat Si Nisser & Afouzar quadrangles in the anti-atlas region with the Public Laboratory of Assays & Surveys of the Kingdom of Morocco-#1.

Morocco

12-Mar-01

30-Sep-02

Link

Scientific and technical cooperation in the earth sciences with the Direcotrate of Geology (DG) of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Energy and Mines of the Kingdom of Morocco.

Morocco

Link

Geologic mappping at 1:50,000 scale of the Qual'at Mgouna, Bouskour, Tizgui, Ait Semgane, Sidi Flah, and Timdghas quadrangles in the Anti-Atlas region of Morocco - #3

Morocco

12-Mar-01

12-Sep-02

Link

Geologic mapping at 1:50,000 scale of the Qal'At Mgouna, Bouskour, Tizgui, Ait Semgane, Sidi Flah, and Timdghas quadrangles in Morocco - PA #3

Morocco

24-Sep-01

30-Sep-04

Link

Geologic mapping 1/50,000 scale of the Zaouiat Si Nisser & Afouzar quadrangles in the anti-atlas region of Morocco

Morocco

12-Sep-02

12-Mar-04

Link

Multi-element geochemical maps at 1/100,000 scale for the Igli, Tizi N'Test, and Taroundant Quadrangles in the high atlas and Anti-atlas region of Morocco

Morocco

12-Sep-02

31-Mar-04

Link

2nd Amendment for extending timeframe for producing geochemical maps.

Morocco

9-Apr-04

20-Sep-04

Link

3rd amendment for extending timeframe for producing geochemical maps-final amendment per J. McNeal.

Morocco

20-Sep-04

30-Jan-05

Link

1st amendment for extending timeframe for 1:50,000 scale of the Qall'at Mgouna/Bouskour, Tizgui, Ait Semgane, Sidi Flah, and Timdghas Quads in Morocco. R. Harrison

Morocco

22-Nov-04

6-Mar-05

Link

4th amendment for extending timeframe for producing geochemical maps. (McNeal)

Morocco

2-Feb-05

30-Sep-05

Link

LOA w/LPEE-Public Laboratory for Assays & Surveys of the Kingdom of Morocco. (Foose-Harrison)

Morocco

6-Jul-06

6-Jul-07

Link

LOA w/LPEE-Public Laboratory for Assays & Surveys of the Kingdom of Morocco (Foose-Harrison)

Morocco

11-Jul-07

11-Jul-08

Link

Amendment 2 to LOA w/LPEE-Public Laboratory for Assays & Surveys of the Kingdom of Morocco (Foose-Harrison)

Morocco

17-Apr-08

31-Dec-08

Link

Mozambique        

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences with National Institute of Geology.

Mozambique

10-Apr-86

9-Apr-91

Link

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Namibia        

Scientific & technical cooperation in earth sciences w/Geological Survey Directorate of Ministry of Mines & Energy

Namibia

23-Aug-95

23-Aug-00

Link

Broadband digital seismograph station in the Republic of Namibia w/Geological Survey Directorate

Namibia

23-Aug-95

9-Sep-99

Link

Pakistan        

Agreement to Extend the Agreement between the Govt. of the United States of America & Govt. of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan on Science & Technology Cooperation-5 year.

Pakistan

8-Sep-08

16-Oct-13

Link

Saudi Arabia      

Technical Cooperation Agreement-Saudi Geological Survey & USGS

Saudi Arabia

9-Sep-99

Link

South Africa        

Agreement with regard to cooperation in the development, building, installation and operation of an integrated real-time global seismic data acquisition system with Department of Mineral and Energy Affairs

South Africa

1-Dec-87

9-Sep-99

Link

Agreement between the Govt of US and Govt of the Republic of South Africa

South Africa

5-Dec-95

9-Sep-99

Link

Scientific & technical cooperation in earth sciences w/Water Research Commission of the Republic of South Africa.

South Africa

7-Mar-05

9-Sep-99

Link

LOA-Conduct workshop/training/lectures-2-weeks-Instit for Groundwater Studies-Universtiy of the Free State, Bloemfontein (Shapiro)

South Africa

6-Jun-06

2-Sep-06

Link

Amended LOA to change dates of training to Sept. 1 - Oct 16, 2006. (Shaprio)

South Africa

22-Sep-06

16-Oct-06

Link

Inst Groundwater Studies-Univ of Free State, South Africa-evaluation contaminants on mining operations-Shaperio.

South Africa

1-Jun-08

31-Oct-08

Link

Landsat 7-MOU w/USGS & Council for Scientific & Industrial Res (CSIR) South Africa-Annex I, II, III.

South Africa

10-Apr-01

9-Sep-99

Link

Turkey        

Cooperative program in strong-motion data acquisition and analysis as part of a global accelerograph program with General Directorate of Building Materials and Earthquake Research

Turkey

16-Apr-84

15-Apr-89

Link

Agreement-Scientific & technological cooperation between Govt. of U.S. & Govt. of the Republic of Turkey.

Turkey

20-Oct-10

20-Oct-20

Link

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences with Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute of Bogazici University

Turkey

2-Apr-99

1-Apr-04

Link

Collaborative studies on the assessment of seismic risk at the Ford Otosan Plant in Golcuk, Turkey with the Kandilli Observatory & Earthquake Research Institute.

Turkey

9-Feb-00

31-Dec-00

Link

Scientific and technical cooperation in the earth sciences with the Ministry of Public Works and Settlement (MPWS) of the Republic of Turkey

Turkey

10-Apr-02

9-Sep-99

Link

Global seismic data acquisition in Ankara with the Earthquake Research Department of the Ministry of Public Works (MPWS) and Settleent of the Republic of Turkey

Turkey

10-Apr-02

9-Sep-99

Link

Collaborative studies on the assessment and mitigation of seismic risk in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan; and Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic.

Turkey

2-Apr-99

31-Dec-01

Link

Provide training/informational semin to Turkiye Petrolleri, A.O (TPAO) on results of USGS studies w/Neogene age dinoflagellates (fossil algae). L. Edwards

Turkey

4-Dec-04

15-Dec-04

Link

Collaboration on nonfuel mineral resources w/the General Directorate of Mineral Research & Exploration of the Rep of Turkey (MTA)

Turkey

10-Jul-03

10-Jul-04

Link

New MOU-Bogazici Univ-Kandilli Observatory & Earthqakes Research Institute (KOERI).

Turkey

18-Feb-10

9-Sep-99

Link

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United Arab Emirates (UAE)        

Scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences with National Drilling Company of UAE

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

6-Feb-88

5-Feb-93

Link

Agreement to amend & extend MOU covering scientific and technical cooperation in earth sciences w/the National Drilling Company (NDC)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

6-Feb-93

6-Feb-98

Link

Agreement to extend MOU No. 3 w/ the National Drilling Company (NDC) of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

6-Feb-03

9-Sep-99

Link

Agreement to extend MOU w/the National Drilling Company (NDC)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

6-Feb-98

6-Feb-03

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6. (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

1-Jan-06

31-Dec-06

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6. (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

19-Mar-07

31-Dec-07

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6 (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

1-Jan-08

31-Dec-08

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6 (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

15-Dec-08

31-Dec-09

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6 (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

1-Jan-09

31-Dec-09

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6 (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

1-Jan-10

31-Dec-10

Link

Amend WRD Project Implementation Plan No. AD-6 (Schneider)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

1-Jan-11

31-Dec-11

Link

         

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Phone: 703-648-6497
E-mail: jbunnell@usgs.gov


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