Member News

Member News

InterAction has member organizations working in every developing country with a focus on the world’s most poor and vulnerable populations. Below is a collection of the latest news, stories, and accomplishments of InterAction’s members. Member news items are also searchable by date, issue, geographic area, and keyword.

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Jul 31, 2018
 San Carlos, California July 31, 2018—The Village Enterprise Development Impact Bond (DIB)— the first impact bond designed to reduce extreme poverty in rural sub-Saharan Africa—has closed its initial round of funding, Village Enterprise announced today.  Village Enterprise has raised US $...
Jun 28, 2018
New York, NY- In the lead up to the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church in Austin, Texas, Episcopal Relief & Development is launching a special carbon offset giving opportunity.For the first time, Episcopal Relief & Development and the Episcopal Church are inviting attendees to...
Jun 13, 2018
Episcopal Relief & Development Responding to Volcano Eruption in HawaiiNew York, NY -- Episcopal Relief & Development is partnering with the Episcopal Diocese of Hawaii and Church of the Holy Apostles in Hilo to provide emergency assistance after the Kilauea volcano first erupted on Hawaii’...
Jun 11, 2018
Millwood, VA, June 11, 2018Project HOPE announced the deployment of an emergency medical response team to Guatemala as fresh lava flows from the Fuego volcano, prolonging a disaster that has displaced thousands of people. Fuego’s catastrophic eruption started on June 3rd, spreading lava...
May 18, 2018
San Carlos, California. May 18, 2018— Village Enterprise and the African Wildlife Foundation announced a new partnership funded by the Arcus Foundation to reduce poverty and to protect the endangered Bonobo population in the biodiverse Lomako region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)....
May 16, 2018
The Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs at Fordham University has extended the deadline for applications to the Master of Science in Humanitarian Studies (MSHS) until June 30, 2018. The MSHS is a new, first of its kind, Master’s program dedicated exclusively to international...
May 03, 2018
New York, NY -- Episcopal Relief & Development is partnering with three dioceses in the Province of the Anglican Church of the Congo (PEAC) to provide critical emergency support to communities affected by escalating violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Ongoing civil unrest...
Feb 13, 2018
Episcopal Relief & Development is working with the Zambia Anglican Council Outreach Programmes (ZACOP) to provide critical emergency support following a cholera outbreak in the Lusaka Province.The outbreak first began in October 2017 and is spreading rapidly throughout the country. So far, over...
Feb 08, 2018
Episcopal Relief & Development is working with the Fellowship of Middle East Evangelical Churches (FMEEC) to respond to the needs of people displaced by the ongoing unrest in Syria. This FMEEC partnership will provide blankets, clothing, stoves and fuel during the harsh winter months to 2,850...

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