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South Sudan crisis being met with silence, ACT Ethiopia says

South Sudan crisis being met with silence, ACT Ethiopia says

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

The Space for Civil Society

The Space for Civil Society

Dec 20, 2013

20 December 2013 - video on the protection and use of space for civil society.

Psychosocial care in Kakuma

Psychosocial care in Kakuma

Dec 11, 2013

11 December 2013 - A twenty minute film about work in the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya, made by the Church of Sweden, focusing on the work of LWF.

ACT members step up advocacy and aid in DRC

ACT members step up advocacy and aid in DRC

Nov 23, 2012

ACT members have been working around the clock to craft a unified strategy to address the deepening humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

ACT assists victims of trauma in Jonglei

ACT assists victims of trauma in Jonglei

Feb 09, 2012

The response in South Sudan addresses the physical, psychological and social needs of affected populations

Challenging the protection paradigm

Challenging the protection paradigm

Feb 07, 2012

Aid agencies must enable local capacities for self-protection, concludes a new ACT-conceived report

Ivorian refugees find relief in Liberia

Ivorian refugees find relief in Liberia

Dec 16, 2011

A monitoring visit reveals how Ivorian refugees are healing with the support of their Liberian hosts

World can reduce global emissions from agriculture

World can reduce global emissions from agriculture

Dec 05, 2011

The huge potential to reduce emissions produced by agriculture has not yet been tapped

Mentawai Islands: calmer seas in the wake of destruction

Mentawai Islands: calmer seas in the wake of destruction

Oct 14, 2011

Immediately after the crisis, ACT focused on meeting the villagers' acute needs

Liberia: Pierre Konkunse's tumultuous start to life

Liberia: Pierre Konkunse's tumultuous start to life

Apr 18, 2011

Baby Pierre entered the world as a refugee when his mother fled violence in Ivory Coast

Solidarity without borders

Solidarity without borders

Mar 28, 2011

While war is waged within Libya, Tunisians continue to show their deep solidarity with the tens of thousands crossing the border into their country. ACT Alliance is now cooperating with local groups

Libya: 600,000 may need help

Libya: 600,000 may need help

Mar 22, 2011

As bombing of Libya is underway ACT Alliance is preparing to meet greater requirements for humanitarian assistance.

Kyrgyzstan: Half million people need assistance

Kyrgyzstan: Half million people need assistance

Jun 30, 2010

ACT is at the forefront of efforts to assist people internally displaced, recently returned to Kyrgyzstan or families hosting people who have lost everything.