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Kentuckians sound alarm to Senator McConnell about White House plan to cut foreign aid

LOUISVILLE — Following reports that the Trump administration is making yet another attempt to cut foreign aid funding already appropriated by Congress, Kentuckians are sounding the alarm to Senator…

Granite Staters sound alarm about White House plan to cut foreign aid ahead of Trump visit

MANCHESTER — Ahead of President Trump’s visit to Manchester today, Granite State advocates are sounding the alarm about the Administration’s plan to cut more than $4 billion in Congressionally…

ONE denounces White House’s reckless foreign aid cuts, calls on Congress to reject them

WASHINGTON — Following reports that the Trump administration is making yet another attempt to cut billions in foreign aid funding already appropriated by Congress, The ONE Campaign issued the…

Kansans urge Secretary Pompeo to once again use influence to push back on foreign aid cuts

KANSAS CITY — Following reports that the Trump administration is making yet another attempt to cut foreign aid funding already appropriated by Congress, Kansans are urging Secretary of State…

ONE Responds to Ebola Public Health Emergency Declaration

WASHINGTON — Following today’s public health emergency declaration by the World Health Organization, Gayle Smith, president and CEO of The ONE Campaign and a former administrator of USAID, issued…

Senate Foreign Relations Committee advances bipartisan bill to reduce poverty & violence in fragile countries

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign welcomed the Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s markup of the Global Fragility Act of 2019 (S.727) which would create a comprehensive strategy to reduce poverty,…

ONE welcomes Sean Cairncross as Chief Executive Officer of the Millennium Challenge Corporation

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign released the following statement welcoming Sean Cairncross as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Millennium Challenge Corporation.  Tom Hart, North America executive director at…

Gender 7 tells world leaders to prioritize gender equality

VANCOUVER — Today, the Gender 7, seven women leading the fight for gender equality around the world, gathered to challenge world leaders to put women and girls at the…

House of Representatives passes bipartisan bill to reduce poverty & violence in fragile countries

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign applauded the House of Representatives’ passage of the Global Fragility Act of 2019 (H.R.2116) which would create comprehensive strategies to reduce poverty, violence and…

ONE applauds robust funding for AIDS programs in SFOPS bill

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign enthusiastically welcomed the House Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs’ markup of its FY20 appropriations bill, which maintains the United States’ historic…

Former ONE Campaign staff attend private meeting with members of ONE Leadership and Board in Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa – Former staff from the ONE Campaign’s South Africa office met with the organization’s co-founder, Bono, as well as ONE CEO Gayle Smith, ONE Board Chair…

House Foreign Affairs Committee advances bipartisan bill to prevent violent conflicts in fragile countries

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign welcomed the House Foreign Affairs Committee markup of the Global Fragility Act of 2019 (H.R.2116) which would create a comprehensive strategy to reduce poverty,…