20 U.S. Code § 6715 - Cooperative civic education and economic education exchange programs
The Center for Civic Education, the National Council on Economic Education, and organizations described in section 6713(a)(3) of this title shall use funds made available under grants or contracts under section 6713 of this title to carry out cooperative education exchange programs in accordance with this section.
The primary participants in the cooperative education exchange programs assisted under this section shall be educational leaders in the areas of civics and government education, and economic education, including teachers, curriculum and teacher training specialists, scholars in relevant disciplines, and educational policymakers, and government and private sector leaders from the United States and eligible countries.
The Secretary may award a grant to, or enter into a contract with, the entities described in section 6713 of this title to carry out programs assisted under this section only if the Secretary of State concurs with the Secretary that such grant, or contract, respectively, is consistent with the foreign policy of the United States.
In this section, the term “eligible country” means a Central European country, an Eastern European country, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, the independent states of the former Soviet Union as defined in section 5801 of title 22, the Republic of Ireland, the province of Northern Ireland in the United Kingdom, and any developing country (as such term is defined in section 4359a(d) of this title)  if the Secretary, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State, determines that such developing country has a democratic form of government.
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Section 4359a(d) of this title, referred to in subsec. (g), was in the original “section 209(d) of the Education for the Deaf Act”, and was translated as reading “section 209(d) of the Education of the Deaf Act of 1986”, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.