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Aug 20, 2012
Episcopal Relief & Development is working through two organizations in the Philippines, where over 170 people have died this month as a result of storms and flooding, and through our Church partner in eastern India, where people in a remote tea-growing region are in need of emergency assistance.
Jun 19, 2012
WASHINGTON (June 19, 2012) – Members of the U.S.-based NGO alliance InterAction released the following statements on the outcomes of the G20 Summit:
Jun 19, 2012
WASHINGTON (June 19, 2012) – Members of the U.S.-based NGO alliance InterAction released the following statements on the outcomes of the G20 Summit:
Jun 15, 2012
This Tuesday afternoon session focused on the varied factors that impact food security including climate change, natural resource degradation, and population growth. Panelists discussed the changing role of agriculture in the broader development context. Increased funding and leadership have made food security an important development topic....
Jun 14, 2012
G20 leaders meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico early next week must ensure that efforts to stimulate economic growth and reduce debt do not further marginalize poor people in developing nations, said leading NGO alliance InterAction.
Jun 12, 2012
"The June 18-19 summit of the Group of Twenty (G20) major economies in the Mexican resort of Los Cabos is expected to be dominated by discussions on resolving the Eurozone’s crippling debt crisis and restoring global growth."
Mar 08, 2012
The Climate Change and African Political Stability (CCAPS) program of the University of Texas, in partnership with AidData, released an interactive mapping dashboard of climate change vulnerability and conflict events in Africa, which also includes data from a pilot geocoding exercise that mapped all aid-financed activities in Malawi.
Nov 18, 2011
After a week of rumor and innuendo, amendments and points of order, the FY2012 Senate State, Foreign Operations (SFOps) bill appears headed for inclusion in a nine-bill omnibus that leadership will attempt to push through by mid-December. Please see the attached Update for a blow-by-blow recounting of the ultimate demise of the second Senate mini-...
Oct 19, 2011
The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) and Lions Clubs International today committed to planting 1.5 million trees in Kenya by June 2012. The United Nations has declared 2011 the International Year of Forests.

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