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See the most recent InterAction news releases, statements, event advisories, and more below. Archived news and statements also are available on demand by date, keyword, geographic region, or topic via our search box. To receive updates on our latest news, breaking developments, and upcoming events please subscribe to our RSS feed.

FABB 2016

InterAction is pleased to release its Foreign Assistance Briefing Book. The document represents the U.S.-based international nonprofit community’s best thinking on a range of pressing foreign assistance challenges. Organized by issue area, it is intended to serve as a resource on important international development and humanitarian issues for the next administration and the 115th Congress. Learn more.

Apr 05, 2017
InterAction President Lindsay Coates calls for UN Security Council to take actionWASHINGTON – InterAction is shocked by the reported use of chemical weapons on Tuesday in Idlib, Syria. Information from health responders in Idlib indicate that more than 70 people have been killed, and many...
Mar 17, 2017
20 million people are facing the threat of famine over the next 5 months, and 1.4 million children are at risk of starvation in South Sudan, Yemen, Somalia, and Nigeria. These crises are all man-made and conflict-driven, characterized by massive population displacements, both internally and across...
Mar 16, 2017
On Thursday, March 16 the White House released topline budget recommendations for fiscal year 2018 (PDF), which proposed substantial cuts to the U.S. State and Foreign Operations Budget, the elimination of a number of federal agencies, and the reduction of funding for several international...
Mar 16, 2017
InterAction CEO Sam Worthington calls for strong, well-resourced development and humanitarian programs to address current global crisesWASHINGTON – On Thursday, March 16 the White House released topline budget recommendations for fiscal year 2018 (PDF), which proposed to eliminate a number of...
Mar 07, 2017
The member NGOs of InterAction, with the generous support of the United States and other donors, including a multitude of private American citizens, have assisted refugee and displaced people for decades. The level of our commitment and belief is demonstrated by our pledge at the World Humanitarian...
Jan 30, 2017
Annual Contest Highlights Global Efforts in Development and Humanitarian AssistanceWASHINGTON – InterAction, the largest alliance of international NGOs and partners in the United States, has opened submissions for its 15th annual Effective Assistance Photography Contest.For over a decade,...
Dec 14, 2016
As a coalition of non-governmental organizations working to aid and ensure the protection of civilians affected by the conflict in Syria, InterAction strongly condemns the lack of regard for human life and the continued violence against civilians perpetrated by Syrian government forces, their...
Nov 18, 2016
InterAction Partners with Guardian GDP Network, Bond, Civicus and Concord in 2016 NGO Hero ProjectThere are countless people working for NGOs around that world that deserve great recognition for their remarkable efforts working with people in the world's poorest places.To end the year on a...

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