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Ending Child Rape in Sierra Leone

Last month, a five-year-old girl in Sierra Leone died after being brutally raped. Why has this happened yet again, and…

July 6, 2020
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COVID-19 and the Urgency of Long-Term Strategy

The COVID-19 pandemic is challenging civil society organizations across the world, including the transnational nongovernmental organization (TNGO) sector. This…

June 24, 2020
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Open Letter to the United Nations Security Council on the Syria Cross-Border Resolution

The United Nations Security Council has until July 10 to renew the Syria cross-border resolution, which ensures lifesaving U.N. aid…

June 23, 2020
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Every Action Counts: How NGOs are Supporting Myanmar’s Displaced—Part 1

Home to the world’s longest ongoing internal armed conflict, Myanmar is a country mired by political strife, inequality, and violence. Its people…

June 18, 2020
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India and Bangladesh: A Complex Crisis

By now, we know the drill. Stay six feet away from others, stay home except for essential trips, wear a…

May 21, 2020
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Joint NGO Statement: Urgent Action is Needed By the U.N. Security Council to Ensure Aid Reaches North East Syria

As the United Nations Security Council meets on May 19, 2020 to discuss the humanitarian situation in Syria, a coalition…

May 15, 2020
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No Time to Waste

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to circulate the globe and afflict thousands of new patients every day, cities, states, and…

April 28, 2020
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Let Us Be Brave

I am sitting here in Washington, D.C., in pseudo-lockdown in my apartment, working remotely in an effort to slow the…

March 27, 2020
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More Than Four Walls and a Roof

The United Nations estimates that over 70 million people are forcibly displaced and more than a billion people live…

March 3, 2020
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Beyond Reconstruction

Imagine you were living in Port-au-Prince during the 2010 earthquake, or in Tacloban City during Super Typhoon Haiyan. Imagine you…

March 2, 2020