Development Experience Clearinghouse (DEC)

Community improves road. Credit: Kendra Helmer/USAID
Workers improve a road through a Haiti Stabilization Initiative project.
Kendra Helmer/USAID

USAID's Development Experience Clearinghouse is the largest online resource for USAID-funded technical and program documentation from more than 50 years of USAID's existence, with more than 155,000 documents available for viewing and electronic download.

  • Search: Use words or phrases, or perform a more advanced search. Display results in a title list or summary with links for downloading and social sharing.
  • Submit: All USAID-funded development experience documentation is submitted to the DEC (see requirement); guidelines are here. Documents are posted and sent to hundreds of subscribers.
  • Share: Comment on documents, rate them, or vote on them to increase their usefulness to others.