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Aug 20, 2018
Updated: August 28, 2018 As learned by InterAction and reported on August 16 by The Washington Post, the Trump administration is considering rescinding more than $3 billion in foreign assistance funding, effectively cancelling these funds. This procedure is governed by the Congressional Budget and...
Jun 25, 2018
WASHINGTON – On June 1, InterAction announced the promotion of Carolyn Aeby as a new vice president of Membership and Public Engagement. Building on her previous experience as InterAction's senior director for Membership and Standards, Aeby will lead a newly formed team comprised of the former...

Latest Issue Briefs and Reports

Sep 20, 2018
An International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and InterAction Roundtable July 2015 A closed-door roundtable convened on 24 April 2015 brought together U.S. policymakers, humanitarian actors, and other stakeholders to discuss options for assisting civilians trapped in the midst of hostilities,...
Sep 20, 2018
A Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC) and InterAction Roundtable October 17, 2017 In order to inform civilian protection efforts in future operations in Iraq and other countries, this closeddoor, invitation-only roundtable discussion in June 2017 brought together Iraqi embassy officials, US...

Latest Multimedia

Sep 27, 2017
Learn about the key elements of results-based protection (RBP) which help us make informed decisions to mitigate threats, reduce vulnerabilities, and enhance capacities in humanitarian action, while promoting stronger collaboration among relevant actors across disciplines and sectors. For more...
Jul 12, 2017
Photographer Jim Stipe acted as a judge for InterAction's 2016 Photo Contest. He has many years of experience with photo ethics and NGO standards and agreed to give some insight into the #IAPhotoContest and the judging process.

Latest Member News

Sep 18, 2018
Episcopal Relief & Development is working with partners to provide critical support for the most vulnerable communities affected by Hurricane Florence. Through a partnership with the Episcopal Diocese of East Carolina, the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina and the Episcopal Farmworker...
Sep 05, 2018
September 5, 2018 – New York, NY – Episcopal Relief & Development unveiled a new logo and tagline today, to inspire and deepen engagement with supporters and program partners, and to better represent its work around the world. The logo features colors that reinforce a connection to the...

Latest Blogs

Democracy is Under Threat, But All is Not Lost

As we observe the International Day of Democracy, we recognize that citizen responsive governments provide economic prosperity, improve social well-being, protect minorities and vulnerable populations, among other impactful benefits.  Yet, a casual observer of global politics might be quick to say that democracy is in poor health.

Latest InterAction in the News

Mar 12, 2018
The recent killings of three humanitarian aid workers in Nigeria by suspected Boko Haram militants have sent shock waves throughout the humanitarian aid community and illuminated the increasingly precarious landscape such personnel must navigate to help people in areas of conflict and instability....
Jan 05, 2018
No country provides as much assistance as the United States. About a quarter of all public assistance provided from rich countries to developing countries comes from the US state budget. That is why much is at stake when negotiations on the US budget for 2018 are now entering an end phase. In its...