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Jan 11, 2019
InterAction developed Aid Delivers to educate members of Congress and the public on the fundamental principles and operations of international development, humanitarian action, and U.S. foreign assistance programs. Explore our guide to understand the basics of these programs, see the positive...
Dec 21, 2018
InterAction released the following statement in response to a possible government shutdown. A partial U.S. government shutdown could have harmful consequences for critical American investments in fighting disease, hunger, and extreme poverty globally. By not reaching an agreement with Congress,...

Latest Issue Briefs and Reports

Dec 07, 2018
On October 14-15, 2018, the co-chairs of the Centrality of Protection Task Team, OCHA and InterAction, supported the Global Protection Cluster (GPC) to convene a workshop to take stock of implementation of the IASC Policy on Protection in Humanitarian Action (2016) and the IASC Principals Statement...
Oct 31, 2018
InterAction conducted field research in Erbil, Mosul, Kirkuk, Baghdad, Anbar, and Karbala, Iraq from July 23 - August 9, 2018 to assess the most pressing protection issues and how they can be addressed by a whole-of-system response in line with the Inter-Agency Standing Committee’s (IASC)...

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Sep 27, 2017
Learn about the key elements of results-based protection (RBP) which help us make informed decisions to mitigate threats, reduce vulnerabilities, and enhance capacities in humanitarian action, while promoting stronger collaboration among relevant actors across disciplines and sectors. For more...
Jul 12, 2017
Photographer Jim Stipe acted as a judge for InterAction's 2016 Photo Contest. He has many years of experience with photo ethics and NGO standards and agreed to give some insight into the #IAPhotoContest and the judging process.

Latest Member News

Jan 14, 2019
BALTIMORE, Jan 14, 2019—International humanitarian organizations Lutheran World Relief and IMA World Health today announced they are combining operations to dramatically increase their impact on breaking the cycle of poverty and promoting healthier families and communities throughout the world....
Nov 19, 2018
PHOENIX, Ariz. (November 19, 2018) – Two humanitarian aid workers from Food for the Hungry (FH) were tragically killed in Tanganyika province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), on Thursday, November 15. “We are devastated to confirm the tragic loss of our two staff members,” said FH CEO Mike...

Latest Blogs

Mourning the Loss of NCBA CLUSA Staff Killed in Tragic Accident

A bus accident in Uganda claimed the lives of 18 project staff members from InterAction member organization NCBA CLUSA, and three other individuals. Fifteen staff members survived the crash and are receiving medical treatment. The staff worked on NCBA CLUSA’s Youth Empowerment Through Agriculture (YETA) project.

Latest InterAction in the News

Mar 12, 2018
The recent killings of three humanitarian aid workers in Nigeria by suspected Boko Haram militants have sent shock waves throughout the humanitarian aid community and illuminated the increasingly precarious landscape such personnel must navigate to help people in areas of conflict and instability....
Jan 05, 2018
No country provides as much assistance as the United States. About a quarter of all public assistance provided from rich countries to developing countries comes from the US state budget. That is why much is at stake when negotiations on the US budget for 2018 are now entering an end phase. In its...