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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
Humanitarian 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…
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Aug 19, 2019
Humanitarian 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 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 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.
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Aug 16, 2019
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Senior Director, Humanitarian Practice
Vice President, Humanitarian Policy and Practice