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InterAction Appoints Julien Schopp as Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice

Today, InterAction announced that Julien Schopp was appointed as InterAction’s Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice. Schopp previously served…

July 6, 2020
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Six Books About Human Rights You Should Read This Summer

Summer book lists are nothing new. Yet, with COVID-19 lockdowns, people are spending more time in their homes than ever—taking…

July 1, 2020
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Accountable from Afar: Girls at the Border

I read about them in passing: a child-mother with breast milk stains on her shirt, holding a listless toddler; a…

July 19, 2019
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A Wrong Inflicted: Mass Starvation in the 21st Century

Alex de Waal writes that modern famines do not occur by chance, but are rather the consequence of deliberate acts committed by political-military elites in pursuit of their strategic objectives.

May 3, 2019
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She’s a Mother of Six, a Refugee and on a Mission to Empower Women

How one South Sudanese woman is making a difference in Ethiopia.

March 29, 2019
Photo of South Sudanese refugee, Nyabong Puak.
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Honoring the Victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 Crash

InterAction expresses its heartfelt condolences to victims of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash on Sunday, March 10.

March 11, 2019
Photo of South Sudanese refugee, Nyabong Puak.
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Conflict Displacing Thousands in Southern Ethiopia: Report

InterAction met with Refugees International’s Mark Yarnell, Senior Advocate and UN Liaison, who shared insights on the relationship between NGOs working in the region and thecurrent government.

December 7, 2018
Photo of South Sudanese refugee, Nyabong Puak.
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Retreat Explores Innovative Financing for Development in Emerging and Fragile Contexts

NGO and corporate leaders gathered to to identify market-based solutions that support sustainable development in complex environments.

November 21, 2018
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The Top 9 Causes of Global Poverty

11% of the world’s population is living in extreme poverty, which is defined as surviving on only $1.90 a day.

October 17, 2018
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The top 6 low-tech innovations that we love

Sometimes low-tech fixes to development problems can provide brilliant solutions.

September 9, 2018