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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.

Jun 09, 2011
With the increasing use of geospatial information systems (GIS) in the NGO community, InterAction has formed a new working group for members who use or are interested in using GIS in their work.The GIS Working Group (GIS-WG) is a forum for discussion and collaborative action around GIS and spatial...
Jun 08, 2011
InterAction member ONE has announced that Michael Elliott will take the helm as president & CEO, effective August 1. ONE board member Joshua Bolten has been acting as interim CEO.Elliott, a journalist and editor, has spent the last 10 years holding various leadership positions with Time Inc. In...
Jun 07, 2011
Last week, USAID announced a new corporate volunteerism program, the Center of Excellence for International Corporate Volunteerism. The center's goal is to increase the number of volunteers that corporations send overseas, turning them into "citizen-diplomats."USAID will partner with IBM and...
Jun 06, 2011
An eruption in the Puyehue-Cordon-Caulle volcano range in Chile has forced the evacuation of 3,500 residents. Both Chile and Argentina are monitoring the situation, as the winds have been spreading ash in both countries.Chilean residents are being housed in hostels and public buildings,...
Jun 03, 2011
When critics suggest that the Obama administration is hard on the corporate sector, they may be missing specific elements of the Obama agenda that have lots of corporate sector promotions built into government programs. Take the volunteerism program of the U.S. Agency for International Development.
May 27, 2011
Members of the U.S.-based NGO alliance InterAction released the following quotes on the outcome of the G8 summit in Deauville, which ended earlier today: WORLD VISION“G8 meetings affect the health, well-being and livelihoods of hundreds of millions of people living in poverty around the world...
May 27, 2011
Members of the U.S.-based NGO alliance InterAction released the following quotes on the outcome of the G8 summit in Deauville, which ends on Friday.
May 27, 2011
 InterAction News Release:DEAUVILLE, May 27– G8 leaders meeting in France promised in their final declaration to be “fully transparent” in meeting development pledges but NGOs are troubled by vague timelines, particularly in the crucial areas of food and agriculture.