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.
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.
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.
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.
Senate Passes Global Food Security Reauthorization Act
Legislation will build on U.S. efforts to end global hunger and malnutrition.
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.
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.
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…
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…