Resource

Stop the Sexual Assault Against Humanitarian and Development Aid Workers

This study’s goal is to contribute knowledge to the prevention of and response to sexual harassment and assault against aid workers, a topic that is under-researched and under-reported. This is one of the first scholarly, in-depth studies of sexual harassment and assault against humanitarian aid workers, including heterosexual women and men and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) aid professionals.

November 23, 2019
Blog Post

InterAction Community Feedback on USAID’s New Local Capacity Development Policy

The InterAction community appreciated the opportunity to provide feedback on USAID’s new Local Capacity Development Policy. We commend the acknowledgment…

February 25, 2022
Statement

Statement Welcoming USAID’s Commitment to Inclusive Development

InterAction welcomes Administrator Power’s commitments to make aid more accessible, equitable, and responsive. Her remarks on November 4th recognized…

November 10, 2021
Statement

NGO Recommendations for USAID’s 2021 Youth in Development Policy Update

In the last decade, the global landscape for children and youth has changed significantly. Climate change, the COVID-19 pandemic, new…

November 9, 2021
Blog Post

Celebrating Women’s Impact on Development and Humanitarian Aid

In the midst of great societal change and unrest, many questions regarding the very fabric of institutions are being asked…

March 29, 2021
Blog Post

As Financing for Development Changes, NGOs are Exploring Options Beyond Traditional Aid

New report explores uses of innovative finance for development tools in the development and humanitarian sectors.

February 27, 2019
Young children raise their blue digital devices toward the sky.
Statement

Aid Workers Are Not a Target

Gaza has evolved into one the world’s most dangerous places for humanitarians to provide aid. As of March 20, 2024, at least 196 humanitarians have been killed in Gaza since the beginning of the war.

April 2, 2024
Blog Post

Member Statements: Israeli Forces Open Fire on Palestinians Seeking Food Aid in Gaza

In response to the attacks on Palestinians in Gaza City waiting for food aid, our Members have issued statements. Click…

March 1, 2024
Blog Post

InterAction Listening Session Marks One Year Anniversary of USAID’s Climate Strategy

In April 2022, USAID released their new Climate Strategy which will guide the Agency’s approach to reducing…

July 26, 2023
Blog Post

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