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Statement by Principals of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee on Israel & Gaza

For almost a month, the world has been watching the unfolding situation in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory in…

November 6, 2023
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What Does It Mean To Be A Humanitarian?

August 19 marks World Humanitarian Day, a time to recognize humanitarians’ meaningful work and the risks they take every day.

August 18, 2023
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Outcomes from the Inaugural U.S. Conference on Housing, Land, and Property in Crisis Contexts

Displacement, whether caused by disaster or conflict, is fundamentally connected to housing, land, and property (HLP) rights.

July 25, 2023
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USAID Hosts InterAction Members for Reverse Industry Day Discussions

A common concern InterAction hears from implementing Members is how they want to better improve their relationship with USAID. Although…

June 5, 2023
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From Policy to Practice: Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Services in Emergency Settings

Adults are nearly three times more likely to develop mental health conditions in conflict settings, with 22% likely to…

November 28, 2022
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InterAction Members Raise Awareness on the Five-Year Anniversary of the Rohingya Refugee Crisis

The Rohingya refugee crisis has entered its fifth year, with over 1.1 million Rohingya displaced from Myanmar since an…

August 26, 2022
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Engaging With the Global Humanitarian Shelter and Settlements Sector

With increasing need in humanitarian aid but limited funding availability, the humanitarian system needs to consider creative and innovative solutions…

July 25, 2022
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NGOs, Humanitarian Action, and Risk Management

Today, humanitarian crises are characterized by increasing risk and uncertainty. Whether in Afghanistan or Yemen, responding to humanitarian needs means…

June 30, 2022
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NGO Community Letter to President Biden Ahead of the March COVID-19 Summit

Dear Mr. President: As leaders of organizations that support poverty-focused health, development, democracy and human rights, and humanitarian assistance, we…

March 4, 2022
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Consolidated NGO Feedback on the Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance’s Emergency Application Guidelines

In 2020, USAID’s Office for Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) and Food for Peace (FFP) merged into the Bureau for Humanitarian…

February 18, 2022