27 February 2014 - Typhoon Haiyan, known locally as Yolanda, ravaged a wide swath of the Philippines in November 2013. ACT Alliance member agencies and their local partners responded heroically to the humanitarian crisis.
31 January 2014 - A short video by talented videographer Ville Asikainen from ACT member FinnChurchAid
30 January 2014 - Located on the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Philippines is a country living on the edge of disaster.
29 January 2014 - This is the story of how ACT member Christian Aid is helping communities in Makueni County, Kenya to become resilient to drought.
12 March, 2014 - Civil society organisations need greater protection from harassment and repression, ACT and CIDSE say.
7 March, 2014 - Governments meeting next week to start fleshing out a new climate change agreement must come up with a strong document that firmly halts runaway globally warming, ACT Alliance says.
7 March, 2014 - We’re marking International Women’s Day with an uplifting story of success: a credit union in Mozambique that’s promoting women’s economic independence as well as equality between men and women
28 February, 2014 - In a letter to the Churches in Venezuela the General Secretary of the Latin American Council of Churches, CLAI, a member of the ACT Alliance, expresses condemnation of the illegal and anti-democratic intentions of the opposition in Venezuela to bring about regime change using violence.
26 February, 2014 - ACT welcomes news the UN will split climate funding between adaptation and mitigation
20 February, 2014 - The ACT Alliance secretariat receives formal recognition of HAP certification
19 February, 2014 - ACT Alliance head, General Secretary John Nduna, has toured areas of the Philippines recovering from typhoon Haiyan
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ACT Alliance is a coalition of more thanworking together in 140 countries to create positive and sustainable change in the lives of poor and marginalised people regardless of their religion, politics, gender, sexual orientation, race or nationality in keeping with the highest international codes and standards.