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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Dec 15, 2016
The refugee crisis fueled by armed conflict in Syria and Iraq tops the list of humanitarian emergencies in Lutheran World Relief’s 2017 Early Warning Forecast, an overview of global hot spots that will command the attention and resources of the international community over the next year.The regions...
Dec 15, 2016
Statement from Islamic Relief USA CEO Anwar Khan:Our prayers are with the people of Aleppo at this time.Islamic Relief USA has been assisting with humanitarian aid inside Aleppo for the past few years, and we are preparing to assist those who have evacuated from the city to other areas. We are very...
Dec 14, 2016
A message from Refugees International President Michel Gabaudan.
Dec 14, 2016
Fairfield, Conn. (December 13, 2016) — In response to the latest bombardment and civilian targeting in East Aleppo, Nick Finney, Save the Children’s North-West Syria Country Director, says:"We are desperately worried for the fate of children, aid workers, and other civilians...
Dec 14, 2016
BALTIMORE, MD – With a ceasefire collapsing in Aleppo Wednesday, Catholic Relief Services (CRS) supports the efforts of Pope Francis, who appealed for "an end to the violence and the peaceful resolution of hostilities” in Syria. Pope Francis also called for full respect of...
Dec 14, 2016
Washington, DC – Earlier this morning, life-saving evacuations have been suspended for civilians, critically wounded, and chronically ill in besieged eastern Aleppo City.For more than ten days, UN OCHA and local NGOs have been working to evacuate civilians from eastern Aleppo,...
Dec 14, 2016
DAMASCUS, Syria – Alia Al-Dalli, SOS Children’s Villages' International Director of the Middle East and North Africa Region, issued the following statement in response to escalating violence in Syria’s Aleppo:“As the horror in Aleppo persists, SOS Children's Villages...
Dec 14, 2016
Catastrophic situationThe humanitarian situation in Aleppo is catastrophic — the World Food Programme (WFP) urges all parties to this vicious conflict to respect international law and common humanitarian principles and provide unconditional, unimpeded and safe access to millions of civilians...
Dec 14, 2016
SEATTLE -- World Vision is preparing for the potential mass evacuation of civilians from Aleppo City by providing clean water and sanitation services, and pre-positioning emergency supplies, food, and hygiene kits for up to 100,000 people in the areas surrounding the city - between A’zaz and...

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