8 May, 2014. Six months ago, typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines. In the early morning hours of November 8th, four million people lost their houses and their means to make a living.
16 April, 2014 - South Sudanese people express the pain of losing loved ones and the long journeys they undertake to reach safety.
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 October, 2014 - Two ACT members are meeting a desperate need for water by Syrian refugees in Lebanon
29 October, 2014 - With support from the Ecumenical Small Projects Fund, Latin American community-based organisations are working to find solutions to some of the biggest challenges they face
24 October, 2014 - With a show of hands, ACT delegates at the general assembly adopt new board members and ambitious plans to shape the future of the alliance
24 October, 2014 - In the days before a major new report on the effects of our warming planet is released, ACT insists that disaster can be averted with strong carbon-reduction mechanisms
23 October, 2015 - New leadership and direction mark the third day of the ACT Alliance assembly
21 October, 2014 - Leaders of one of the world's largest humanitarian and development bodies gather in the Dominican Republic, united in their determination to drive down global poverty
15 October, 2014 - ACT member Church World Service works closely with the Chaco women, helping them find their voice and stand up to injustice
Where we work
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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.