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Nov 28, 2012
The population of the Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan has already surpassed 41,000 and is expected to reach peak capacity of 60,000 shortly, as more Syrians flee fighting.
Nov 05, 2012
More than 110,000 Sudanese refugees are living in four camps in the Upper Nile state of South Sudan, with more expected imminently as fighting continues.
Oct 08, 2012
The 'Jan Satyagraha,' the world's largest march for land justice, aims to help lift 400 million Indians out of poverty.
Sep 17, 2012
For two and half days it rained; flood waters rose, homes were destroyed and lives ultimately lost. At the last count more than 60 people had been killed in and around Manila.
Sep 02, 2012
More than 19 million people in the Sahel region of west Africa are in the midst of a severe food crisis. ACT Alliance member Christian Aid has provided much needed help to some of the worst affected communities, but the situation continues to deteriorate.
Feb 22, 2012
Pictures from Burkina Faso near the border with Mali. Millions in the region are on the brink of famine.
Mar 08, 2011
ACT helps displaced people suffering from four days of fighting in early February between Cambodian and Thai troops around Preah Vihear temple
Feb 16, 2011
Floods have returned to Sri Lanka with a vengeance, decimated crops and hitting labourers and small farmers hardest
Feb 10, 2011
With the Sudanese voting 99 percent in favour of secession, ACT members and church leaders can look back on decades of work with a sense of real achievement
Jan 28, 2011
A gallery of images from Gustavo Bonato, working for the ACT forum in Brazil, showing the devastation in Nova Friburgo
Nov 10, 2010
Images from the second ACT assessment mission to Osh in Kyrgyzstan show the ongoing trauma from the violence in June
Nov 10, 2010
Images from the second ACT assessment mission to Osh in Kyrgyzstan show the ongoing trauma from the violence in June, and some of the progress in rebuilding
Aug 24, 2010
Head of ACT praises a recycling project run by homeless people in Sao Paolo that champions rights education as a route out of poverty
Aug 24, 2010
ACT members supports the legalisation of lands belonging to villages founded by escaped slaves
Aug 12, 2010
Very poor rains in 2009 and late rains this season have led to severe food insecurity in many areas of Niger
At a glance
- Formed in 1945
- Working worldwide
- Budget of US$100 million
- Approximately 800 staff
Countries we work in
- Burkina Faso
- Dem. Rep. of the Congo
- Dominican Republic
- Sierra Leone
- Sri Lanka
- The Philippines