An aid working stands in front of group of smiling children in Mosul.
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Humanitarian Coordination

InterAction Members Respond to Hurricane Dorian

On September 1, Hurricane Dorian made first landfall on Elbow Cay, in the Abacos of the northwestern Bahamas. Dorian is the strongest hurricane on…
InterAction
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Sep 4, 2019
Humanitarian Practice

Meet Patty McIlreavy

Patty McIlreavy’s office door is always open. Many Vice Presidents of NGOs have an open door policy, but, never seem to have an open…
InterAction
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Aug 19, 2019
Humanitarian Practice

Celebrating Women Humanitarians

On August 19, 2003, a terrorist attack hit the United Nations headquarters in Baghdad, killing 22 people. Five years later, the General Assembly adopted a …
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Practice

Meet Lindsay Hamsik

Many humanitarians share a few common traits. Some are reluctant to step into the spotlight. Some hesitate to speak about their work.  When they tell…
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Practice

Meet Kathryn (Katie) Striffolino

Like most true humanitarians, Kathryn (Katie) Striffolino is driven by her love of travel and of going above and beyond for those most in need.
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
Humanitarian Practice

Meet Lea Krivchenia

Lea Krivchenia, a Senior Program Manager for Protection at InterAction, considers herself an “accidental humanitarian.” Her love of international affairs and travel began during a…
InterAction
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Aug 16, 2019
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