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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Feb 16, 2017
Boston – Today Oxfam America announced that Abby Maxman has been named its President and CEO starting in June.Maxman brings more than twenty five years of experience in international humanitarian relief and development to her new post. She currently serves as Deputy Secretary General of CARE...
Feb 14, 2017
After an extensive worldwide search, the board of The ONE Campaign has named Gayle E. Smith — a top advisor on development issues to two American presidents and one of the world’s leading experts on global development — as president and chief executive officer. ONE is a...
Feb 14, 2017
We are 80 CEOs, former CEOs, and business leaders from 77 companies across 12 industries. We call on President Trump to uphold refugee and immigration policies that affirm the equal opportunity of the American Dream. Dear President Trump, The strength of the United States of America has...
Jan 31, 2017
The international humanitarian organization Action Against Hunger strongly denounces the Trump Administration’s Executive Order halting admission of refugees to the United States. Action Against Hunger implores President Trump to uphold the United States’ commitments to international human rights...
Jan 30, 2017
“This policy will have profound consequences”On Friday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that halted the United States refugee resettlement program for 120 days, indefinitely suspended the program for Syrian refugees, reduced the overall target for resettled refugees...
Jan 30, 2017
Concern Worldwide U.S. CEO Jack Haire has issued a statement in response to the executive order affecting refugees issued on Friday, January 27th:“The executive action puts a significant number of extremely vulnerable individuals fleeing conflict and persecution at risk and will put additional...
Jan 27, 2017
Statement by Joel Charny, Director of Norwegian Refugee Council USA On the Trump Administration's Executive Order To Halt US Refugee Resettlement Program“The Trump administration is considering issuing an executive order suspending the refugee resettlement program and cutting the 2017...
Jan 25, 2017
Jesuit Refugee Service/USA strongly opposes the reported plans of the Trump administration to halt the resettlement of refugees to the United States, to reduce the number of refugees admitted annually, and to ban resettlement of certain nationalities. Please join us in sending a message to the...
Jan 25, 2017
Jesuit Refugee Service/USA Interim Executive Director Fr. Leo J. O’Donovan S.J. notes that welcoming refugees and migrants “reflects our desire to respond to the call of the Jewish and Christian scriptures to welcome strangers among us, especially those in danger or great need.” The full...

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