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.
Cutting off poverty-alleviating and violence-reducing assistance in Central America runs counter to American values and interests.
Apr 1, 2019