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Dominican Republic

  • USAID works with the Dominican government and people to improve citizen security and promote economic growth in the Dominican Republic. Photo credit: Fundación Sur Futuro

A Mother's Motivation
A Mother's Motivation
Estefania Hernandez, left, and Nairobi Castillo
Dominican Republic Activists Work to Advance Transgender Health Care
Sonido del Yaque eco tourism
Businesses Adapt to Climate Change in the Dominican Republic

About Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is the Caribbean’s largest economy, with an estimated 2014 gross domestic product (GDP) of $64.14 billion.  Despite being a middle income country, more than 40 percent of Dominicans live in poverty, with the wealthiest 10 percent of the population accounting for more than 40 percent of the country’s income.

Contact Information

Mission Contact

Arthur W. Brown, Mission Director
Avenida República de Colombia #57
Altos de Arroyo Hondo
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic
Postal Code - M 
(809) 567-7775

USAID Contact

Debra Banks