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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May 23, 2017
ARLINGTON, Virginia | May 23, 2017The Nature Conservancy released the following statement from President and CEO Mark R. Tercek regarding today’s release of President Trump’s FY 2018 budget:“Americans rely on our nation’s leaders to support the healthy lands, waters and air...
May 23, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC, May 23, 2017 -- Catholic Relief Services (CRS) calls on Congress to reject drastic cuts to international assistance in the Administration’s proposed budget and protect the nearly $60 billion in diplomacy and development funding at a time of both unprecedented humanitarian...
May 23, 2017
American Jewish World Service (AJWS), the leading American Jewish human rights and development organization, strongly opposes President Trump’s proposed FY18 budget, which would harm the most vulnerable people in the world by slashing crucial aid and development programs and weakening...
May 23, 2017
Today, the White House released the full version of its proposed fiscal year 2018 (FY 2018) budget, which includes significant cuts to global health and research programs across departments and agencies. PATH opposed these cuts in March when an outline of the budget was released, and continues to...
May 23, 2017
Washington, D.C. - CWS condemned President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget request, released today, which attempts to significantly reduce funding for international poverty-focused assistance and refugee resettlement, while expanding a deportation force that separates families and destroys...
May 23, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The global organization Mercy Corps urges Congress to reject significant cuts to foreign assistance in the administration’s FY18 budget request. The budget proposes the complete elimination of Food for Peace (FFP) Title II and slashes humanitarian funding for the...
May 22, 2017
WASHINGTON (May 22, 2017) - CARE, in addition to leading humanitarian, development, and global health organizations, is calling upon Congress to sustain and protect the International Affairs budget in Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 2018) as it did for Fiscal Year 2017.United States global leadership has...
Apr 21, 2017
Millwood, VA (April 21, 2017) – Project HOPE says the health and survival of millions of women and children are at stake as famine looms in Nigeria. Amid growing fears of mass starvation in parts of Africa and Yemen where conflict, drought, and economic instability have combined to create the...
Apr 10, 2017
More than 20 million people face starvation in East Africa, if immediate water, healthcare, shelter, and nutritious food is not provided to the region and the hardest hit countries of: Kenya, Somalia, Ethiopia, South Sudan, Uganda, and Tanzania (UNOCHA). The situation is so dire there are fears it...

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