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Three Things You Need to Know about the Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

“Afghans are resilient, not by choice but by need. We know how to celebrate life despite the constant violence we…

October 3, 2019
Statement

InterAction Statement on Attack at Save the Children in Jalalabad, Afghanistan

InterAction strongly condemns the recent attack on the Save the Children office in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Every day our colleagues around the world risk their lives to help communities have an equal chance to prosper.

January 24, 2018
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The Challenges Facing Tomorrow’s Humanitarians

On November 7, 2019, Patricia McIlreavy, InterAction’s Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice, delivered the keynote address at Villanova…

December 11, 2019
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No Laughing Matter

November 19 is World Toilet Day—a day that is sure to gather its usual collection of smirks and giggles here…

November 19, 2019
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Meet Kathryn (Katie) Striffolino

Like most true humanitarians, Kathryn (Katie) Striffolino is driven by her love of travel and of going above and beyond…

August 16, 2019
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Looking to the Past to Preserve the Future: Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions

In the aftermath of World War II, States sought to strengthen the preservation of humanity in times of war.

August 12, 2019
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The Global Fragility Act of 2019 (GFA)

The Global Fragility Act (GFA) passed the House of Representatives on May 20, 2019. The bill would streamline and improve programs and efforts within the USG to address violent conflict overseas using a “3D” approach of development, diplomacy, and defense. With bipartisan support, the bill has moved out of the House.

May 28, 2019
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The Together Project: Lessons for collective action in the face of chilling effects on civil society

The Together Project started in 2017 out of the need to address issues of discrimination from the financial sector.

October 29, 2018
Statement

NGO Community Response to USAID Transformation

The proposed structural shifts have the potential to change how USAID engages with Congress, the NGO sector, and others.

October 22, 2018
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We Must Ensure That Those Who Do Not Choose To Engage in Conflict Are Not The Ones to Pay its Price

We urge leaders around the world to recognize the dignity and rights of all humankind by prioritizing the protection of civilians.

September 21, 2018