An aid working stands in front of group of smiling children in Mosul.
Photo By:  Daniel Wheeler is licensed under the CC BY-NC 4.0 license.

Humanitarian Field Missions

InterAction conducts ad hoc field missions to examine critical humanitarian issues and trends, and see how they are being addressed by humanitarian actors.

These missions—where we consult local leaders and residents, staff from our Member organizations, government officials, and other relevant players in the humanitarian architecture—inform policy and strategy recommendations that we provide to practitioners, policymakers, donor governments, and humanitarian leaders.


Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Report on South Sudan’s Humanitarian Architecture

Over a decade after gaining independence, South Sudan still faces significant humanitarian need, with an estimated 9.4 million people—75% of the population—expected…
Sarah Fuhrman
Stephanie Scholz
Aug 9, 2023
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

The Risky Business of Security for Aid Workers

When well-meaning people ask—as Elon Musk recently did—for a cost accounting for humanitarian activities, security can be among the unseen factors that make development…
Patrick Guga
Jan 31, 2022
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