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Big River Rising

Big River Rising

Jan 30, 2014

30 January 2014 - Located on the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Philippines is a country living on the edge of disaster.

Rooting for Resilience

Rooting for Resilience

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.

Stronger in the Face of Disaster

Stronger in the Face of Disaster

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.

Human rights key to lasting peace in Colombia

Human rights key to lasting peace in Colombia

May 02, 2013

Colombia's recent progress in promoting human rights is promising, but the country still has a long way to go in meeting its obligations in this area.

Aid community marks three years since Haiti quake

Aid community marks three years since Haiti quake

Jan 12, 2013

While the effects of Haiti's devastating earthquake are still being felt, pockets of progress provide cause for optimism, according to this podcast.

ACT general secretary visits Syrian refugees

ACT general secretary visits Syrian refugees

Dec 04, 2012

As the Syrian refugee crisis escalates, ACT General Secretary John Nduna compels the international community to redouble its efforts to provide essential, life-saving services.

Filipinos reduce vulnerability to natural disasters

Filipinos reduce vulnerability to natural disasters

Oct 24, 2012

Poor communities near water sources are learning how to mitigate their vulnerability to natural disasters following the recent Manila floods.

Brazil behind the boom

Brazil behind the boom

Sep 27, 2012

Brazil is the sixth largest economy in the world — and yet 16 million of its citizens live in abject poverty. Why? This podcast takes a look behind the numbers.

Reflections on Rio+20

Reflections on Rio+20

Jul 18, 2012

Christian Aid's senior advisor for sustainable development reflects on ACT's policy work at Rio+20, as well its investment in the "People's Summit" side event.

Food shortages and political turmoil toxic mix in Burkina

Food shortages and political turmoil toxic mix in Burkina

Feb 23, 2012

This video shot in Burkina Faso documents the impact of the "worst drought since 1973." In the drought stricken Sahel region of West Africa, 19 million people face the spectre of famine.

ACT eyewitness account in Sahel

ACT eyewitness account in Sahel

Feb 20, 2012

An audio interview with Paul Valentin from Burkina Faso on the region's deepening food crisis.

How to prevent another food crisis in Sahel

How to prevent another food crisis in Sahel

Feb 14, 2012

A video presentation of the Sahel Working Group report about the value of prevention

Christian Aid animation on malaria

Christian Aid animation on malaria

Apr 25, 2010

ACT member Christian Aid uses animation against malaria

Angola: seven killed in latest forced evictions

Angola: seven killed in latest forced evictions

Mar 26, 2010

The latest in a series of brutal, forced evictions in Angola kills seven people, including four children

Haiti: one month later

Haiti: one month later

Feb 15, 2010

Tens of thousands gather in Haiti to share their grief