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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.

Mar 23, 2018
On March 23, 2018, Congress passed the FY18 spending Omnibus, funding international development and humanitarian assistance, alongside critical functions at State and USAID, at $55.85 billion.InterAction, the largest U.S. alliance of international NGOs, acknowledges the valuable work Congress has...
Mar 12, 2018
Ahead of Secretary Tillerson’s Budget Testimony, Humanitarian, Development and Global Health Organizations Release New Data Showing the Devastating Human Costs of Proposed Administration Cuts to Foreign AssistanceWashington, DC - As Secretary of State Rex Tillerson prepares to testify on the...
Mar 06, 2018
WASHINGTON—InterAction applauds the introduction of bipartisan legislation to reauthorize the Global Food Security Act of 2016. Introduced by Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA), Bob Casey (D-PA) and Representatives Chris Smith (R-NJ) and Betty McCollum (D-MN), these bills both call to extend the...
Mar 05, 2018
As organizations engaged in efforts to end global hunger, malnutrition, and extreme poverty, we welcome the introduction of the Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017 (S. 2269) by Senators Robert P. Casey, Jr. (D-PA) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA). We support passage of S. 2269, the...
Feb 12, 2018
InterAction, representing U.S. nongovernmental organizations operating around the world to advance the lives of people living in the poorest and most marginalized conditions, reiterates our firm commitment to fight discrimination, sexual harassment and abuse within our community. U.S. NGOs have an...
Feb 12, 2018
InterAction calls for no less than $59.1 billion to maintain U.S. leadership on foreign assistanceWASHINGTON -- On Monday, February 12 the White House released its initial budget recommendations for fiscal year 2019, which proposed a topline of $41.7 billion or a 30% cut to the International...
Feb 08, 2018
Letter endorsed by NGO alliance calls on Congress to allocate no less than $59.1 billion for International AffairsWASHINGTON –  In anticipation of the President’s FY2019 budget release, InterAction and more than 100 partner organizations call on Congress to support robust funding...
Feb 08, 2018
Dear Member of Congress,The undersigned members and partners of InterAction urge support for full funding in Fiscal Year 2019 for poverty-focused international development and humanitarian assistance accounts at no less than the levels outlined in the attached recommendations. These funding levels...

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