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Al Jazeera photographs Dadaab

Al Jazeera photographs Dadaab

Sep 22, 2011

Al Jazeera photographer Azad Essa goes in search of the other side of famine in Dadaab

Mogadishu: 44% of children in hospital severely hungry

Mogadishu: 44% of children in hospital severely hungry

Sep 22, 2011

ACT has provided over US $720,000 in medical supplies to Mogadishu, including aerial transport of more than 15 tons of medicines and equipment

The safe haven in Dadaab

The safe haven in Dadaab

Sep 22, 2011

Safe from sexual violence at a refuge in Dadaab, women fleeing desperate situations can re-build

Surviving the drought, and preparing for the next one

Surviving the drought, and preparing for the next one

Sep 22, 2011

Kenyans are digging boreholes, building catchment tanks and excavating dams in a bid to keep drought at bay

Pakistan: ACT pledges greater solidarity with Pakistan

Pakistan: ACT pledges greater solidarity with Pakistan

Sep 21, 2011

The visit by ACT general secretary to high-level Asian delegations reinforces ACT's standing in the region

Communication is aid

Communication is aid

Sep 01, 2011

A new video by Infoasaid, a collaboration of Internews and the BBC World Service Trust, deftly makes the case for the importance of information in natural and man-made disasters.

Dadaab: faiths come together for huge Eid party

Dadaab: faiths come together for huge Eid party

Sep 01, 2011

Over 200,000 Somali refugees have celebrated Eid Al-Fitr in Kenya for the first time

Ethiopia: medication needed to tackle measles

Ethiopia: medication needed to tackle measles

Aug 30, 2011

Measles outbreaks, decaying animal carcasses and even ash contamination from volcanic activity are combining to threaten lives in the Afar communities of Ethiopia, but ACT is working hard to address the needs of a struggling community further impoverished by drought.

World Humanitarian Day: people helping people

World Humanitarian Day: people helping people

Aug 19, 2011

Every day, humanitarian workers help millions of people around the world. But the cost can be high

Countering the change: African youth taking on climate change

Countering the change: African youth taking on climate change

Aug 18, 2011

Africa's youth are fighting climate change, with the launch of a pan-African climate change campaign

ABC News reports from Dadaab camp

ABC News reports from Dadaab camp

Aug 18, 2011

ABC News today reports from Dadaab refugee camp, managed by ACT member the Lutheran World Federation. See the report, aired on Australian television, here

Ethiopia: the elderly have stopped eating

Ethiopia: the elderly have stopped eating

Aug 18, 2011

Ethiopian elders are starving themselves out for the sake of the children

Horn of Africa: more energy and attention needed

Horn of Africa: more energy and attention needed

Aug 16, 2011

As the UN revises up the number of drought-hit people in the Horn, ACT says the region's people need more than simply food and water

Dadaab: the road to relief

Dadaab: the road to relief

Aug 15, 2011

Barb Summers blogs from the road to Dadaab

Uganda acts on drought resistance

Uganda acts on drought resistance

Aug 15, 2011

The reasons for hunger in Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia and Djibouti are far more complex than two years of drought. In Uganda, ACT Alliance members shows things can be done differently.