InterAction In the News

InterAction In the News

Take look at a selection of recent articles quoting InterAction, op-eds and analysis from our experts, and other news coverage highlighting the collective efforts of InterAction, its members, and partners to end poverty and help vulnerable people in need around the world.

A leaked State Department document suggests that the Trump administration is planning to cut foreign aid by a stunning 30.8 percent. Additionally, the document suggests that U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) programs would be curtailed and, according to this report in Foreign Policy, essentially folded into programs run by the State Department.

Devex article on looming impact of sequestration, quoting InterAction president & CEO Sam Worthington, who appeals against non-discretionary cuts to US foreign assistance.
 Sam Worthington quoted.G-20 leaders must not make the sovereign debt crisis, which currently engulfs Europe, as reason for not delivering on their pledges to provide food security and agricultural assistance to poor countries, according to InterAction, the largest alliance of U.S.-based...
Sam Worthington is quoted in this article, on how the G8 can make a significant difference by committing to action on hunger and poverty issues.
Sam Worthington quoted in Devex.com's report out on the QDDR.
IPS article analyzing the impact of US budget cuts on the foreign aid model. InterAction President & CEO Sam Worthington gives his assessment of the relationship between public and private actors.
 Sam Worthington quoted.The president of France, Nicolas Sarkozy, had planned to use his leadership of the G20 this year to highlight some of the needs of the developing world. Instead, the focus of G20 summit in Cannes has been on the threat of a Greek default and destabilization of the...
Sam Worthington quoted. CANNES, France — Organizations representing the world’s poor have had a fitful relationship with the Group of 20 world leaders. They arrive en masse to hold news conferences and usually get a nice mention of food security and health in any communique, but they...

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