Appeals

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

Myanmar: Assistance to Flood affected - MMR132

Appeal Target: US$ 396,656. Members of the ACT Myanmar Forum – Church World Service (CWS Asia & Pacific), and Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) along with partners are planning to provide emergency aid comprising of food and non-food items; food security along with early recover and livelihood restoration; cash for work; shelter; water and sanitation; healthcare; protection and training. DanChurchAid (DCA) and Lutheran World Federation have withdrawn from the appeal.
Published Nov 25, 2013. File size: 1.2 MB

Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan - PHL131

Preliminary Appeal Target: US$ 14,108,481. Members of ACT Philippines Forum: Christian Aid (CA), Lutheran World Relief (LWR), Norwegian Church Aid (NCA), the National Council of Churches in the Philippines (NCCP) and the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) are planning to provide assistance including food and non-food items, WASH, shelter, livelihood, psychosocial services, capacity building and disaster risk reduction. ICCO Cooperation is planning to join the full appeal. This is a corrected version from an error in the budget and few adjustments in the objectives.
Published Nov 13, 2013. File size: 966.6 kB

Syria (including neighbouring countries Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey): ACT Alliance Syria Regional Humanitarian Response - SYR131

Appeal Target: US$ 19'954'916. ACT members in the region coordinate the humanitarian response as the ACT Jordan/Syria/Lebanon Forum (JSL). The five ACT requesting members in this appeal (IOCC, LWF, FCA, DSPR, DKH) are working in various sectors including health, food and NFI, shelter, education and others. Almost 500,000 people in Syria and neighbouring countries will benefit from the support to be provided by ACT Alliance members through this 12-months appeal.
Published Sep 02, 2013. File size: 2.1 MB

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

Appeal Target: US$ 3,342,191. There are 206,000 internally displaced people (IDPs) inside the country and about 58,000 more who have fled to neighbouring countries. The humanitarian community is trying to meet the needs of 1.6 million people – about 35 per cent of the population. ACT members have identified the priority needs as health care, food security, education, protection and sanitation. This Full Appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 15 July 2013, now removed from our site.
Published Aug 22, 2013. File size: 988.4 kB

Angola: Assistance to Drought Affected rural families in Huila and Cunene Provinces - AGO131

Appeal Target: US$ 740,799. The ACT Angola forum is responding to the drought through this appeal targeting the rural drought affected populations in the two provinces of Huila and Cunene. Six rural villages were identified with support from the local administrative authorities. The overall goal of the response is to alleviate the suffering of the drought affected rural populations and to facilitate a livelihood restoration program. This Full Appeal replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 26 June 2013, now removed from the site.
Published Aug 06, 2013. File size: 1.3 MB

China: Response to Dingxi earthquake - CHN132

Preliminary Appeal Target: US$ 411,831. ACT member Amity Foundation will assist 1,000 of the most vulnerable and affected families to ensure they have access to basic daily items including beds and quilts; to rehabilitate 100 fully or severely damaged houses to meet basic housing needs of homeless people; to provide small agricultural or animal husbandry support to 100 severely affected families.
Published Aug 05, 2013. File size: 683.5 kB

Uganda: Assistance to refugees from DRC, REVISION 1 - UGA132

Appeal Target: US$ 650,087. Due to increased influx of DRC refugees into Uganda this ACT Appeal UGA 132 has been revised in July 2013 upon renewed fighting in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC. The fighting caused a population movement of approx. 66,000 Congolese into the Albertine region of Uganda. The revised appeal has an additional objective (4) and a risk analysis in appendix 6. The additional resources will enable the LWF and ACT Forum Uganda to expedite ACT’s response to the emergency and prepare for the likely scenario of continued fighting in DRC. This appeal replaces the previous version published on June 2013. All changes are highlighted for easy reference.
Published Aug 02, 2013. File size: 1.7 MB

Indonesia: Assistance to earthquake affected in Aceh Tengah - IDN131

Preliminary Appeal Target: US$ 274,123. On 2 July 2013 a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck the Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam province of Sumatra island. The quake seriously affected the districts of Bener Meriah and Central Aceh. Official figures for displaced people is currently at 36,905. Most pressing needs are: health services, latrines, clean water, baby food, hygiene kits, tarpaulins, mattresses, blankets and emergency lamps for those staying outdoors.
Published Jul 23, 2013. File size: 879.3 kB

Myanmar: Assistance to IDPs in Rakhine State - MYR131

Appeal Target: US$ 722,524. ACT member The Lutheran World Federation is planning to assist the IDPs with Emergency Education, Community Psychosocial support, Fire Safety and Disaster Response and Coordination. This replaces the Preliminary Appeal issued on 24th May.
Published Jun 12, 2013. File size: 947.1 kB

Uganda: Assistance to refugees arriving in Uganda from the Congo (DRC) - UGA132

Appeal Target: US$ 401,426. ACT forum members in Uganda will assist more than 40,000 needy refugees including those who are marginalized and those with special needs. The sectors of intervention will include livelihoods/environmental protection, SGBV/protection and other community services.
Published Jun 12, 2013. File size: 1.5 MB