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ONE Applauds Major US Commitment to Ebola Response

WASHINGTON – The ONE Campaign today praised President Obama’s announcement to significantly increase US funding and resources in response to the Ebola crisis in West Africa. Tom Hart, US Executive Director of ONE, said: “We applaud President Obama’s announcement to significantly increase US funding and resources – including the military — for the fight against…

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ONE shines light on the “Trillion Dollar Scandal”

At least a trillion dollars a year is siphoned out of developing countries through corrupt activity involving shady deals for natural resources, the use of phantom firms, money laundering and illegal tax evasion, according to new research by The ONE Campaign. These are precious resources to fight poverty in countries that can least afford to lose them.

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New ONE Initiative Presents World through Eyes of Girls & Women

The ONE Campaign today launched a new Girls and Women initiative, with the goal of motivating people to take action against extreme poverty, which disproportionately affects girls and women. The program will feature a vibrant web portal which will serve as the go-to site for news and information on issues affecting girls and women, all curated by high-profile, compassionate influencers.

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ONE Applauds House and Senate Passage of Foreign Ops Appropriations Bill

WASHINGTON – The ONE Campaign welcomes the passage of the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS) bill by the US House and Senate Appropriations Committees. Both bills provide urgently needed funding for life-saving programs for which ONE advocates; however, there are some critical differences in the two versions that need to be addressed in…

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ONE Applauds Senate Foreign Relations Committee for Energize Africa Approval

WASHINGTON, DC – The ONE Campaign applauds the Senate Foreign Relations Committee for favorably reporting the bipartisan Energize Africa Act yesterday. Introduced by Chairman Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Ranking Member Bob Corker (R-TN), and co-sponsored by Senators Coons (D-DE), Isakson (R-GA), Markey (D-MA), Johanns (R-NE), Cardin (D-MD) and Durbin (D-IL), the bill is a huge…

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