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Opinions. Quotes. Statements. Sign-ons.

Crises & Countries in Conflict

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.
InterAction
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Apr 2, 2024
Crises & Countries in Conflict

Joint NGO Submission under National Security Memorandum 20

As humanitarian organizations operating in Gaza, it is our experience that the humanitarian response in Gaza, including U.S. funded humanitarian assistance, has been consistently and arbitrarily denied, restricted, and impeded by the Israeli authorities.
InterAction
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Mar 23, 2024
U.S. Foreign Assistance

CEO Statement on FY2024 Funding Agreement

“As the world grapples with increasing poverty and the eruption of humanitarian crises in nearly every region, Congress’ proposed full-year spending bill attempts to douse these raging fires with a garden hose."
InterAction
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Mar 21, 2024
Crises & Countries in Conflict

Response to President Biden’s Temporary Port in Gaza

Although the proposed seaport offers advantages over airdrops in terms of cost, volume, safety, and risk of diversion, it remains less effective than facilitating the entry of trucks for on-the-ground aid distribution.
InterAction
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Mar 8, 2024
Crises & Countries in Conflict

IASC Provides Ten Requirements to Avoid an Even Worse Catastrophe in Gaza

"No amount of humanitarian response will make up for the months of deprivation that families in Gaza have endured. This is our effort to salvage the humanitarian operation so that we can provide, at the very least, the bare essentials: medicine, drinking water, food, and shelter as temperatures plummet."
Inter-Agency Standing Committee
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Feb 21, 2024