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Topic

Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

February 7, 2019
Little boy standing in the marsh, pours water from a bottle into a vessel that a young man drinks from as he sit on a log..
Issue

Global & Public Policy Positions

We advocate for funding of poverty-focused development programs and humanitarian relief, while also engaging on issues like foreign assistance reform, democracy, rights, and governance, global health, food security and nutrition, water and sanitation, and humanitarian access.

February 7, 2019
Blog Post

Empowering Communities Through Handwashing & Entrepreneurship

Although handwashing can be a low-cost intervention when safe water is accessible, the practice is often limited by a lack of hygiene education.

December 10, 2018
Young girl standing over a well, cups water in her hand and it slowly drips out
Blog Post

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
Blog Post

Building Water and Sanitation Systems to Survive Climate Change

Around the world, climate change is already compromising our most precious resource: access to water. Today, less than one percent of the world’s water is available to drink. As extreme weather events increase, the threat to drinking water will also increase.

September 25, 2018
Four people stand by a river. Two are crossing over a makeshift bridge.
Press Release

Senate Passes Global Food Security Reauthorization Act

Legislation will build on U.S. efforts to end global hunger and malnutrition.

June 20, 2018
In the News

Safe water for new mothers: Upgrading Sierra Leone’s health centers

In a country with some of the highest rates of maternal and infant mortality, water and sanitation improvements at health centers are preventing infections and saving lives.

March 22, 2018
Press Release

Statement on Cost of Cuts to Foreign Assistance

Leading international NGOs based in the US have highlighted the benefits of foreign aid that the cuts could significantly impact.

March 12, 2018
Blog Post

Coalition Statement of Support for the Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017 (S.2269)

As organizations engaged in efforts to end global hunger, malnutrition, and extreme poverty, we welcome the introduction of the Global…

March 5, 2018
Statement

InterAction Community Letter Supporting FY2019 International Affairs Budget

Dear Member of Congress, The undersigned members and partners of InterAction urge support for full funding in Fiscal Year 2019…

February 8, 2018