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InterAction Appoints Julien Schopp as Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice

Today, InterAction announced that Julien Schopp was appointed as InterAction’s Vice President of Humanitarian Policy and Practice. Schopp previously served…

July 6, 2020
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Humanitarian Policy and Practice

The Humanitarian Policy and Practice (HPP) team provides Member NGOs with a forum to coordinate, consult, and advocate on behalf of those forcibly displaced or otherwise affected by conflict, natural disasters, and other situations of human suffering.

January 16, 2019
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Moving Toward a Locally-Led Humanitarian Response

Localization isn’t a new concept for the global humanitarian community. After many years of debate and conversation, dozens of humanitarian…

May 3, 2022
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Call for Nominations: InterAction 2022 Humanitarian Award

Every year, InterAction recognizes the outstanding leaders and organizations that strengthen our community and push our sector forward. Nominations for…

April 29, 2022
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InterAction and ICVA Welcome the U.N. Secretary-General’s Action Agenda on Internal Displacement and Call for Details on its Implementation

By 2050, the World Bank estimates that more than 216 million people could be forced to flee climate pressures…

April 5, 2022
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NGO Community Response and Recommendations to USAID’s 2022-2030 Draft Climate Strategy

Since the Biden-Harris Administration’s transition period, InterAction has encouraged USAID to update its Climate Strategy. To support this effort, InterAction…

January 24, 2022
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U.S. Security Partnership and the Protection of Civilians in Ethiopia

The factsheet on U.S. security partnerships and the protection of civilians in Ethiopia is the product of a collaboration…

December 27, 2021
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Toward a Shared Understanding of Civilian Harm

As the number of armed conflicts continues to rise globally, so, too, does civilian harm, resulting in the highest number…

June 10, 2021
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Six Practical Measures That Reduce And Respond To Conflict-Induced Displacement

It is impossible to fully prevent displacement in armed conflict, particularly when military operations are carried out in populated areas.

March 12, 2021
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Call for Nominations: InterAction 2021 Humanitarian Award

Every year, InterAction recognizes the outstanding leaders and organizations that strengthen our community and push our sector forward. Last year…

January 13, 2021