Economic, Social, and Political Development of the Territories

To promote greater self-sufficiency through the social, economic, and political development of the U.S.

territories of Guam, American Samoa, the U.S.

Virgin Islands, and the commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

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Examples of Funded Projects

Operational support to the American Samoa Government and grants for the construction of basic infrastructure including roads, water systems, power, sewer, schools, and hospitals.


Agency - Department of the Interior

The Department of the Interior protects and provides access to the Nation's natural and cultural heritage, including responsibilities to Indian tribes and island communities. Departmental goals include resource protection and usage, overseeing recreational opportunities, serving communities and excellence in management.

Website Address

http://www/doi.gov/oia