International Technical Assistance Program

ITAP is proud to announce its 20th anniversary!

The Department’s International Technical Assistance Program (ITAP) provides natural and cultural resource management technical assistance and training to partners worldwide. 

In celebration of twenty years of international partnership, ITAP is hosting a yearlong series of presentations showcasing the results of our work.

Our first presentation, in Washington, DC in May focused on our work in fledgling protected areas in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Our second and third presentations focused on our efforts to assist countries in Southeast Asia and Africa monitor land cover change – a significant driver of climate change. Our fourth presentation focuses on conservation success stories from Latin America, which will be held on Thursday, November 12th in the Main Interior Building, Washington D.C. in the John Muir room. 

Future presentations include:

  • Conservation Success Stories from Latin America
  • Marine resource management: Spotlight Southeast Asia
  • Public participation: Spotlight Guatemala
  • Hydropower: Spotlight Southeast Asia
  • Environmental law enforcement: Spotlight Philippines
  • Energy: Spotlight global initiatives

We will post details on these presentations as they are confirmed.

ITAP thanks DOI's dedicated employees who have so graciously shared their expertise and talents with overseas partners over the past twenty years. Special thanks also to the U.S. Agency for International Development and the U.S. Department of State for their consistent and generous support for this program.


U.S. Department of the Interior


International Technical Assistance Program
1849 C Street, NW, MS-3530
Washington, DC 20240
Tel: +1 202-208-3048
Fax: +1 202-208-3983