This area includes all open Appeals and Rapid Response Fund payments.

Sri Lanka: Floods - RRF No. 09/2014

Rapid Response Fund Payment for US$ 58,061. ACT member the National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) is proposing assistance to: provide 2000 packets of cooked food, assist and provide 1400 families severely affected by flood with dry ration packs, empower and assist 100 families affected floods to recover a modicum of self-sufficiency in their day to day lives by providing 100 packs of essential household items, provide necessary facilities for 250 children/ students continue their education in schools by providing them with educational pack containing the most essential items, minimize their vulnerability and by providing assistance for small scale repairs to damaged houses, toilets and wells, build up community level capacity and awareness by conducting awareness programmes on climate change.
Published Jun 11, 2014. File size: 492.9 kB

Kenya: Response to South Sudanese refugees' arrivals into Kenya, REVISION 1 - KEN141

Appeal Target: US$ 2,123,291. ACT Kenya Forum members are assisting the newly arrived refugees to attain minimum standards of living including protection concerns especially for children, water and shelter once they reach Kakuma refugee camp.
Published May 23, 2014. File size: 1006.5 kB

Afghanistan: Floods & Landslides in the North, North-eastern & Western regions

Preliminary Appeal target: US$ 1,987,537. ACT members (Christian Aid, Church World Service A/P, Hungarian Inter-church Aid and Norwegian Church Aid) plan to restore normal life/livelihood through rehabilitation of irrigation systems, roads and damaged houses and provision of food and cash for work programmes; restore access to flood protected safe water and sanitation facilities; increase the resilience of the flood affected communities through DRR schemes.
Published May 16, 2014. File size: 1.3 MB

Chile: Devastating Fire in Valparaiso - CHL142

Appeal Target: US$ 167,659. ACT member Fundación Educación Popular en Salud o Fundación EPES proposes to support the recovery of dignified living conditions and to strengthen relationships of support and trust of 1,274 people affected by the April 12 fire, by repairing and improving a community centre and 300 emergency dwellings, and implement a community strategy for psychosocial support for children and women in Cerro Las Cañas of Valparaíso. This Full Appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 1st May 2014, now removed from this site.
Published May 16, 2014. File size: 711.9 kB

Chile: Support to earthquake affected - CHL141

Appeal Target: US$ 97,047. ACT Chile forum members will support 500 families in the community of Alto Hospicio, Iquique Province, in Tarapaca region, through psychosocial support. This Full Appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 11 April 2014.
Published May 15, 2014. File size: 662.6 kB

Colombia: Floods in Chocó - COL131

Appeal Target: US$ 332,843. ACT member The Lutheran World Federation, Colombia, is providing assistance to 21 rural ethnic minority communities affected by the floods for the recovery of food security and social fabric, and to strengthen their capacity in prevention and preparation to emergencies. This Full Appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 16 December 2013, now removed from our site.
Published May 13, 2014. File size: 742.1 kB

Democratic Republic of Congo: Eastern DRC Conflict & Displacement - COD141

Appeal Target: US$ 792,811. The ACT forum in DRC is planning to provide assistance to vulnerable households affected by population movement by implementing the different project components including: food security, wash, nutrition, children’s social reinsertion in the community, psychosocial support to internally displaced people, returnees as well as host families. This full appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 28 February 2014, now removed from our website.
Published Apr 28, 2014. File size: 766.6 kB

Central African Republic: Assistance to support and protect war affected vulnerable communities, REVISION 2 - CAF131

Appeal Target: US$ 4,745,657. The two requesting members in this appeal, The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and Finn Church Aid (FCA) are continuing carrying out humanitarian programmes in CAR despite the challenging environment. Detailed needs assessments and adjustments of programmes have led to this second revision of the appeal. The programmes of LWF and FCA will be implemented in Nana Mambéré, Ouham Pendé, and Bangui. Support will be provided in the sectors of food security and livelihoods, protection and peace building, WASH and shelter, local partner capacity building, and education. This Revision 2 replaces Revision 1 issued on 20 December 2013.
Published Mar 26, 2014. File size: 1.4 MB

Chad: Assistance to CAR and Sudanese refugees, and host communities inside Chad - TCD141

Appeal Target: US$ 899,696. ACT member LWF/DWS Chad is now involved in eleven refugee camps and host communities in different regions of the country. It operates from its N’Djamena office and field offices in Koukou, Farchana, Gaga, Hadjer Hadid, Goz Beida, Ab Gadam, Maro and Goré as well as a liaison staff in Abéché. LWF will provide support with: psycho-social, recovery of livelihoods, emergency shelter, NFIs and education.
Published Feb 13, 2014. File size: 1.1 MB

Ethiopia: Assistance to asylum seekers and refugees from South Sudan - ETH141

Appeal Target: US$ 3,513,871. ACT members LWF, IOCC and EOC DICAC are working in coordination to respond to the current crisis through this coordinated appeal ETH141. Assistance will be provided in water, hygiene and sanitation, psychosocial support, education. This Full Appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 30 December 2013, now removed from our web site.
Published Feb 13, 2014. File size: 2.9 MB