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Jun 23, 2015
Congress is currently considering passage of the H.R. 1295, the Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015. In response, InterAction President & CEO Sam Worthington issued the following statement: “As the largest alliance of U.S. NGOs, InterAction urges Congress to pass H.R. 1295, the Trade...
Jun 21, 2015
On June 22, 2015, InterAction convened its 31st annual Forum in Washington, D.C. One of the most influential events of its kind, Forum brings together leaders from not-for-profits, governments, philanthropy, corporations, and civil society to advance collaboration, effectiveness and innovation in...

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Jul 07, 2015
Renowned academic William Easterly opened Forum 2015 with an impassioned keynote about joining the moral debate on the forgotten rights on the poor.
Jul 07, 2015
Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes spoke at InterAction's Forum 2015 about the role the U.S. Government currently does and should play in creating and defending Civil Society space.

Latest Member News

Jun 17, 2015
Episcopal Relief & Development joins the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church in celebrating 75 years of healing a hurting world, with a special 75th anniversary reception and a booth featuring the organization’s traveling photo exhibition. Thanking the Church for 75 years of...
Jun 04, 2015
Corporate Executive to Speak on Award-Winning Leadership Development Program at Australian Consulate Event June 4—New York, New York— Symon Brewis-Weston, internationally recognized financial management executive and CEO of Sovereign—New Zealand’s largest insurance company—is speaking today about...

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Forum Takeaways and Future Action

This June, InterAction held its 31st annual Forum. More than 1,000 attendees from over 350 organizations participated in the three-day event.
 
In an effort to synthesize three days of stimulating conversations, brainstorming sessions, and building connections with many of you at InterAction’s Forum 2015, let’s reflect on some key takeaways:
 

From the Frontlines: Lessons from Ebola

As the Ebola outbreak in West Africa appears to have receded from the deadly highs of the past year, there are many lessons that we can all learn from this tragedy -- from the need to strengthen health systems, to the importance of coordinated responses at all levels, from the local to the international. But for me, from my experience spending the last year on the front lines against the disease, the lessons of the past year are far more simple.

Latest InterAction in the News

Jun 17, 2015
Two months after committing $274 million for the victims of Yemen’s ongoing civil war, Saudi Arabia has yet to send the money to United Nations aid agencies and is putting new conditions on how it will be spent — including, potentially, withholding it from areas held by the Houthi rebels the...
Jun 16, 2015
On Wednesday, June 10, YPFP hosted an event at John Hopkins School of Advanced and International Studies (SAIS) campus in Washington, DC. The event explored the future of sustainable development. The keynote speaker was Sam Worthington, the CEO and president of InterAction, an organization...