Working Group

Nigeria / Lake Chad Basin Working Group

January 5, 2021
Blog Post

Managing Uncertainty in Local-International Partnerships: Northeast Nigeria and South Sudan

This report examines partnerships between international NGOs (INGOs) and local/national NGOs (L/NNGOs) in two complex, conflict-driven emergencies: Nigeria and South Sudan. It presents case studies that are one component of InterAction’s Risk II: Local Actor Partnerships project – an 18-month research study funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA).

March 6, 2019
In the News

Thousands of Nigerian Refugees Flee to Chad for Safety

The U.N. refugee agency says thousands of Nigerian refugees are fleeing to Chad to escape a surge of violence in northeastern Nigeria’s Borno state.

January 23, 2019
Blog Post

Language in Protective Humanitarian Action: Practical lessons from Myanmar, Bangladesh and Northeast Nigeria

Speakers explore the importance of language in humanitarian contexts.

January 15, 2019
InterAction Quoted

Killing of aid workers in Nigeria a setback for troubled crisis response

“There was a feeling, from some NGOs that I spoke with but also some U.N. actors, that we kind of just went along with what the government was proposing,” said McIlreavy.

March 22, 2018
Blog Post

Niger: Four faces of hope

Despite all its problems, not all news from Niger is bad news.

February 3, 2018
Blog Post

Niger: The 5 things you need to know

While Niger itself is at peace, conflict and epidemics in neighboring countries have spilled over into its borders.

January 29, 2018
Blog Post

The First Step to Addressing Conflict-Induced Hunger

The statistics are staggering. Armed conflict is the single biggest challenge to achieving zero hunger, with nearly 100…

December 13, 2021
Blog Post

Time to Step Up: World Food Day 2021

Every year on October 16, over 150 countries around the world come together to celebrate World Food Day and acknowledge…

October 16, 2021
Blog Post

MindShift: A Collection of Examples that Promote Protection Outcomes

InterAction is excited to announce the launch of its new publication, MindShift: A Collection of Examples that Promote Protection Outcomes.

June 29, 2021