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Updates

Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

An Invisible Threat

Chemical weapons (C.W.) invoke a unique, inherent fear in people in a way most conventional weapons do not, making them a particularly nefarious means…
Sarah Malhotra
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Nov 30, 2019
Prevention of Sexual Abuse & Harassment

Funding the Future

InterAction’s From Pledge to Action Project works with our Member organizations to change the structural and cultural barriers to addressing sexual harassment and abuse…
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Nov 21, 2019
Global Development Practice

A Global Day of Action for Children’s Rights

Since 1954, World Children’s Day has been celebrated as a time to advocate, promote, and honor children’s rights. On November 20, 1959, the United Nations…
Patrick Makles
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Nov 20, 2019
Humanitarian Practice

No Laughing Matter

November 19 is World Toilet Day—a day that is sure to gather its usual collection of smirks and giggles here in the U.S., where scatological…
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Nov 19, 2019
Risk Management & Regulatory Issues

De-risking: A Product of Avoidance

Over the past several months, InterActions’s Together Project Members and Partners, including Islamic Relief-USA, Helping Hand for Relief and Development, Feed the Children, and…
Selena Bridges
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Nov 15, 2019
Global Development Practice

A Question of Justice

“Let us remember that ending poverty is not a matter of charity, but a question of justice.” -U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres On October 17, 1987,…
Taylor Boomer
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Oct 17, 2019
Global Development Practice

Beyond #ZeroHunger

World Food Day serves as a reminder of the continued, crucial development of food security programming across the world. Each year on October 16,…
Caitlin St. Amour
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Oct 16, 2019

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