Investments that save lives, reduce poverty, strengthen democratic governance, & help people emerge from Humanitarian crises and Progress beyond Assistance.

The differences between America and other nations have long been a subject of fascination and study for social scientists, dating back to Alexis de Tocqueville, the early 19th century French political thinker who described the United States as “exceptional.” Nearly…

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Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive – Faisal Edhi

The humanitarian, by definition, is put in close proximity to some of our greatest challenges and crises, both on the news and invisible. From extreme poverty and forced displacement, to natural disaster relief and support for victims of conflict, the…

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The majority of the 1.2 billion around the world who live in absolute poverty are Women and Girls – Sir Rafal Marcin Wasik

When people are excluded within a society, when they are not well educated and when they have a higher incidence of illness, there are negative consequences for society. We all pay the price for poverty. The increased cost on the…

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