News Releases

News Releases

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.

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...
Nov 08, 2016
On October 28, InterAction and the American Red Cross hosted a panel discussion around the launch of the Oxford Guidance on the Law Relating to Humanitarian Relief Operations in Situations of Armed Conflict. InterAction Director of Protection Jenny McAvoy moderated the panel, which featured two of...
Oct 20, 2016
On September 26, InterAction partnered with the White House and USAID to co-host an event entitled, “Holding the Doors - A Discussion on Closing Civic Space.” The event, featuring Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes, discussed the impact of President Obama's Stand with...
Sep 13, 2016
WASHINGTON -- InterAction—the largest U.S. alliance of international nongovernmental organizations—announced a commitment today by 32 of its members* to collectively invest over $1.2 billion in private resources on global humanitarian assistance efforts over the next three years. The...
Sep 08, 2016
In light of extensive civilian casualties in Yemen, NGO alliance urges Congress to vote against additional U.S. government weapon sales in upcoming debate.WASHINGTON -- In advance of the expected congressional debate this week on the U.S. government's planned sale of additional weapons to...
Aug 01, 2016
WASHINGTON—On August 1 the NonProfit Times announced the selection of InterAction CEO Sam Worthington for its 2016 "Power & Influence Top 50” list. This marks Worthington's third selection for the "Power & Influence" list.For almost two decades, The NonProfit...
Jul 12, 2016
On July 7, 2016,  Alicia Phillips Mandaville, InterAction's vice president for global development, testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee at a hearing examining U.S. economic assistance. Phillips Mandaville's remarks focused on three broad questions:What drives and...

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