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Impact of U.S. Leadership and Investments

March 27, 2019
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Government Shutdown Could Threaten U.S. Investments in Life-Saving Programs

"Shutdowns affect more than the egos of a few politicians."

December 21, 2018
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BUILD Act of 2018 Signed into Law, Supporting Private Investment in Development Projects

On October 5, President Trump signed into law the Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development (BUILD) Act of 2018. …

October 5, 2018
Blog Post

The Global Fragility Act of 2019 (GFA)

The Global Fragility Act (GFA) passed the House of Representatives on May 20, 2019. The bill would streamline and improve programs and efforts within the USG to address violent conflict overseas using a “3D” approach of development, diplomacy, and defense. With bipartisan support, the bill has moved out of the House.

May 28, 2019
Blog Post

Let’s Remember Refugee Girls

In countries affected by conflict, girls are nearly three times more likely to be out of school than boys. With the appropriations season in full swing, Congress must prioritize funding for education programs that reach the most vulnerable – including refugee girls.

April 30, 2019
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More Than 70 Organizations Oppose Proposed Cut-Off in Foreign Assistance to Central America

Cutting off poverty-alleviating and violence-reducing assistance in Central America runs counter to American values and interests.

April 1, 2019
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Let’s Step Up on Foreign Aid to Fund Our Values

Despite the Administration’s repeated efforts to gut foreign aid, Congress has proven a bulwark against those dangerous proposals, restoring funding.

March 20, 2019
Blog Post

REPORT: Building the Middle: Global Cooperation at the Frontier: Innovative Finance in Fragile Contexts

This report analyzes insights from 18 executives from both for-profit firms and nonprofit organizations that participated in a retreat held by InterAction and The Annenberg Trust at Sunnylands in November 2018.

March 12, 2019
Blog Post

Catch up on past innovative finance for development webinars and trainings

Catch up on previous innovative finance for development webinars and trainings hosted by InterAction.

March 4, 2019
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Language in Protective Humanitarian Action: Practical lessons from Myanmar, Bangladesh and Northeast Nigeria

Speakers explore the importance of language in humanitarian contexts.

January 15, 2019