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New White House Action Plan on Global Water Security Announced

On June 1, Vice President Kamala Harris announced the rollout of a new White House Action Plan on…

June 3, 2022
Statement

Joint Statement: Urgent Policy Action Needed by White House To Support the Afghan People

Afghanistan is on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe. This winter, 23 million people—more than half the country—are facing…

January 10, 2022
Press Release

InterAction Applauds Congressional Rebuff of Disastrous White House Cuts, Urges Full Funding for International Affairs Budget in FY19

“Countless lives are currently at risk around the world. We are facing the largest displacement crisis since World War II, and 76 million people will require food assistance this year alone. Smart American leadership is needed now more than ever, and we must increase our commitment to the world.” said InterAction President Lindsay Coates

March 23, 2018
Press Release

White House FY19 Budget Proposes Cuts to Critical Foreign Assistance Programs

InterAction CEO Sam Worthington said “The White House’s budget will do damage to poverty-focused development and humanitarian assistance programs already proven to help save lives

February 12, 2018
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Statement on the House Appropriations Committee’s State, Foreign Operations Allocation

InterAction issued the following statement regarding the House Appropriations Committee’s State, Foreign Operations Allocation. The State, Foreign Operations allocation reported…

June 16, 2023
Statement

Statement on Woefully Inadequate FY2024 State, Foreign Operations Bill

InterAction, the largest U.S.-based alliance of international NGOs and partners working on development and humanitarian issues, is alarmed that the…

July 11, 2023
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New OFAC Licenses Facilitate Humanitarian Transfers: Op-Ed by InterAction’s Andrea Hall

What began as a series of puzzling anecdotes about the inexplicable and abrupt closure of nongovernmental organizations’ (NGOs’) bank accounts…

June 20, 2023
Photo of children walking to retrieve water.
Statement

Cementing Brutal Cuts for a Decade: InterAction’s Statement on H.R. 2811

InterAction strongly opposes H.R. 2811, a House bill that slashes federal funding. The bill threatens the full faith and credit…

April 27, 2023
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The U.N. Water Conference and a Collective Call to Action

Two billion people lack safely managed drinking water, 3.6 billion people—nearly half the world’s population—lack safely managed sanitation, and 2.3…

March 21, 2023
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Reflecting on 16 Years of Policy Advocacy

How can non-governmental organization (NGO) ideals and collective thinking become a positive and influential force in advancing policies that help…

November 4, 2022