All stories related to Christian Aid (CA)
Sep 16, 2014
16 September 2014 - ACT member CWS-PA is sending doctors to flood survivors in the wake of disastrous floods and landslides in Pakistan
Aug 20, 2014
20 August, 2014 - Who did what with funds raised after the Haiti earthquake? ACT members in Haiti celebrate success as Washington passes a bill requiring NGOs to carry out strict reporting of their activities in Haiti.
Aug 18, 2014
18 August, 2014 - Take a moment this World Humanitarian Day to remember the forgotten emergencies that dot the globe. Here, we feature the story of Benita Maombi, a resident in the eastern DRC. ACT members help afford her some support as she tries to find stability for herself and her children
Apr 22, 2014
22 April, 2014 - The war in South Sudan takes a brutal turn, while hunger emerges as the main challenge for the hundreds of thousands of people who have taken shelter in the four corners of the country
Apr 16, 2014
15 April, 2014 - The veil of silence over the South Sudan must be broken and peace talks resumed immediately if the conflict is to be contained
Apr 13, 2014
13 April 2014 - New UN climate change analysis stresses rapid need for economies to seek low carbon solutions
Apr 09, 2014
8 April, 2014 - The simple task of turning over new soil represented much more than the first step in a new shelter scheme for typhoon-hit Jinamoc
Feb 19, 2014
19 February, 2014 - ACT Alliance head, General Secretary John Nduna, has toured areas of the Philippines recovering from typhoon Haiyan
Jan 30, 2014
30 January 2014 - Christian Aid’s resilient livelihoods learning space encourages readers to explore how vulnerable and marginalised people around the world can build thriving livelihoods that are resilient to the many risks they are exposed to.
Jan 30, 2014
30 January 2014 - Located on the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Philippines is a country living on the edge of disaster.
Jan 29, 2014
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.
Jan 29, 2014
29 January 2014 - This video shows how ACT member Christian Aid and its partners put risk at the heart of development planning, and work with communities to empower them to tackle poverty and strengthen their resilience for more sustainable results.
Jan 03, 2014
Recent flooding in Cambodia has been overshadowed by emergencies in India, The Philippines, Central African Republic and South Sudan, but the suffering caused by the floods has been extensive.
Oct 25, 2013
25 October 2013 - Typhoons have caused severe flooding in Cambodia. The Mekong and other major rivers have overflowed, ACT is appealing for $1m.
Oct 21, 2013
21 October 2013 - low death count means low media coverage, but damage, suffering and need is massive.
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