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InterAction Announces Pledge on Preventing Sexual Abuse, Exploitation, and Harassment

“We recognize the long-term effects that sexual abuse, exploitation, and harassment have on individuals and work cultures, and this pledge sets out a series of promises from NGOs leaders" said InterAction President Lindsay Coates .

March 28, 2018
Blog Post

InterAction CEO Pledge on Preventing Sexual Abuse, Exploitation, and Harassment by and of NGO Staff

Our commitment to practices and policies that will not only protect our own staff, but also the communities we serve.

December 19, 2017
Blog Post

InterAction Launches Piloting Solutions Grants to Address Sexual Abuse, Exploitation, and Harassment

Piloting Solutions Grants InterAction is pleased to issue our second call for proposals for member organizations and signatories to our…

June 19, 2019
Blog Post

2019 InterAction Award Winners

Every year, InterAction’s annual awards recognizes outstanding leaders within the global development and humanitarian sectors. These individuals are leaders who…

May 16, 2019
Blog Post

InterAction Launches New Funding Opportunity to Initiate Change in NGO Safeguarding

InterAction with its members are working to change the structural and cultural barriers to addressing sexual harassment and abuse within…

May 3, 2019
Members of CRS-supported SILC groups (Savings and Internal Lending Communities) dance together during a meeting in Awaradoni village, Upper East Region, Ghana. These women have begun making and selling shea nut butter, straw baskets, and parboiled rice ever since interrupted weather patterns related to climate change have inhibited their abilities to earn livelihoods through farming. Awaradoni village, Talensi District, Upper East Region, Ghana, West Africa. March 19, 2016 - Photo by Jake Lyell for CRS.
Press Release

InterAction Promotes Carolyn Aeby As New Vice President of Membership and Public Engagement

Aeby will lead a newly formed team comprised of the former Membership and Standards, Communications and NGO Futures teams.

June 25, 2018
Blog Post

InterAction Launches Choose to Invest FY2019 with Bipartisan Support

For the last 50 years, U.S. leadership and investment in international development and humanitarian assistance have proved instrumental in helping…

April 23, 2018
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Blog Post

Moving in the right direction: A pledge to end sexual abuse and exploitation

Oxfam America President Abby Maxman hopes this is just the beginning of coordinated and collective action that the aid and development world needs to stamp out sexual abuse and harassment.

March 30, 2018
Blog Post

CEO Pledge on Preventing Sexual Abuse, Exploitation, and Harassment by and of NGO Staff

The CEO Pledge on Preventing Sexual Abuse, Exploitation, and Harassment by and of NGO Staff represents our commitment to practices and policies that will not only protect our own staff, but also the communities we serve.

March 28, 2018
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Helen Pleger

Helen joined Interaction in February 2019, as Senior Manager, From Pledge to Action. She is a physician and public health specialist, with experience in humanitarian health programming and staff care roles.

March 13, 2019