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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.

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...
Jun 30, 2016
Globally, almost 800 million people are hungry, and malnutrition causes half of all deaths of children under the age of 5 (nearly 3 million). Hunger and malnutrition rob women and men of healthy, productive lives, and stunt the mental and physical development of future...
Jun 27, 2016
WASHINGTON – Congressional leaders are working to finalize the U.S. State and Foreign Operations Budget for FY2017 with a mark-up in the Senate Appropriations State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28 and full Senate Appropriations...
Jun 06, 2016
WASHINGTON – On Monday, June 6, 2016, InterAction officially announced the selection of Alicia Phillips Mandaville as the new vice president of global development practice. A former chief strategy officer for the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), Mandaville was chosen to head...
May 23, 2016
The world is witnessing the highest level of human suffering since World War II. Wars and natural disasters have disrupted or destroyed the livelihoods of about 125 million people, 60 million of which were forced to flee their homes. There are scores of protracted and recurring crises that keep...

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