Appeals & Response Plans
- Uganda: Cholera Outbreak - Feb 2018
- East Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- Tanzania: Earthquake - Sept 2016
- South Sudan: Cholera Outbreak - Jul 2016
- Uganda: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Apr 2016
- Uganda: Measles Outbreak - Aug 2013
- Uganda: Cholera Outbreak - May 2013
- Uganda: Floods - May 2013
- Uganda: Marburg Fever Outbreak - Oct 2012
- Uganda: Ebola Outbreak - Jul 2012
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InterAction is pleased to release its second Foreign Assistance Briefing Book (FABB). The book outlines the U.S.-based international nonprofit community's views on foreign assistance challenges expected to be at the forefront of the 112th Congress and the remaining two years of the Obama administration's first term.
Sixteen key areas and sectors are featured, including climate change, food security and agriculture, health, urban poverty and U.S. government funding trends, with specific problems highlighted and suggested recommendations.
The year since the release of InterAction's Foreign Assistance Briefing Book has been challenging for the Obama administration and the 111th Congress. Foreign assistance, wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and the worldwide financial crisis have had to compete with urgent domestic concerns and a bold agenda.
Staff from northern Uganda also are deployed to help with families crossing into Uganda
(PORTLAND, ORE.-Dec. 9, 2008) This Thursday, two local medical volunteers with Medical Teams International leave for southwestern Uganda where they'll care for families fleeing the fighting in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo.
Dr. Tom Martin, a Portland physician, and Anne Blaufus, a nurse from Camas, Wash., are employed at Portland Providence Medical Center.
After obtaining its independence from British rule on October 9, 1962, Uganda embarked on its journey of self-governance with Edward Mutesa II as king of Buganda and ceremonial president, and Milton Obote as executive prime minister.
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Map of DR-Congo
Map Courtesy of CIA World Factbook