Statement from Samuel A. Worthington, InterAction President and CEO
Washington, DC (September 22, 2010)—"We applaud the Obama administration for creating the first-ever global development policy. As Americans, we agree that global development is a moral, economic and political imperative. The millions of Americans who support the work of U.S.-based nongovernmental organizations will no doubt join us in embracing this new policy.
InterAction looks forward to working with the Administration to turn this exciting new policy framework into real results on the ground.”
Read what the InterAction alliance is doing to support achievement of the Millennium Development Goals here.
Jesuit Refugee Service/USA is a member of InterAction, with more than 190 members it is the largest alliance U.S.– based nongovernmental international organizations focused on the world’s poor and most vulnerable people. Our members operate in every developing country, working with local communities to overcome poverty and suffering by helping to improve their quality of life.