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Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

The Challenges Facing Tomorrow’s Humanitarians

On November 7, 2019, Patricia McIlreavy, InterAction’s Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice, delivered the keynote address at Villanova University’s International Development and Humanitarian…
Patricia McIlreavy
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Dec 11, 2019
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Meet Patty McIlreavy

Patty McIlreavy’s office door is always open. Many Vice Presidents of NGOs have an open door policy, but, never seem to have an open…
InterAction
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Aug 19, 2019
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Celebrating Women Humanitarians

On August 19, 2003, a terrorist attack hit the United Nations headquarters in Baghdad, killing 22 people. Five years later, the General Assembly adopted a …
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Meet Lindsay Hamsik

Many humanitarians share a few common traits. Some are reluctant to step into the spotlight. Some hesitate to speak about their work.  When they tell…
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Meet Kathryn (Katie) Striffolino

Like most true humanitarians, Kathryn (Katie) Striffolino is driven by her love of travel and of going above and beyond for those most in need.
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Meet Lea Krivchenia

Lea Krivchenia, a Senior Program Manager for Protection at InterAction, considers herself an “accidental humanitarian.” Her love of international affairs and travel began during a…
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

2019 InterAction Award Winners

Every year, InterAction’s annual awards recognizes outstanding leaders within the global development and humanitarian sectors. These individuals are leaders who are shaping the evolution of…
InterAction
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May 16, 2019

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