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Libya: If you bomb a place, clean it up

Libya: If you bomb a place, clean it up

Jun 17, 2011

Protecting civilians from the remnants of war

While war rages around Libyan city, ACT launches demining programme

While war rages around Libyan city, ACT launches demining programme

Jun 14, 2011

Navigating through a picket of NATO warships posted off the Libyan coast, an ACT Alliance demining team sailed into the besieged city of Misrata

Libya: migrants flee, injured evacuated

Libya: migrants flee, injured evacuated

Jun 14, 2011

Forces loyal to Gadhafi have Misrata surrounded on three sides, and the only access to the city is by sea

Security and safety awareness

Security and safety awareness

ACT Alliance works to ensure the security and safety of humanitarians across the globe

Loans create hope in Niger

Loans create hope in Niger

May 30, 2011

Niger is one of the poorest countries in the world and droughts repeatedly lead to famines

Time to bridge the gap between emergencies and development

Time to bridge the gap between emergencies and development

May 27, 2011

Time to bridge the gap between emergencies and development: ACT champions disaster risk reduction strategy

Colombia: heavy rain adds another layer of misery

Colombia: heavy rain adds another layer of misery

May 27, 2011

Colombians caught up in decades of conflict are now enduring months of endless rain and landslides

Darfur: water interventions protect women

Darfur: water interventions protect women

May 26, 2011

In South and West Darfur, women and girls walk shorter distances to collect water

Annual Report 2010

Annual Report 2010

May 26, 2011

Download the report and be inspired by ACT's work in 2010

Colombia: amid conflict, the worst floods in history

Colombia: amid conflict, the worst floods in history

May 26, 2011

ACT members respond in communities doubly-affected by decades of conflict and devastating flood waters

Sudan: ACT calls for peace in troubled Abyei

Sudan: ACT calls for peace in troubled Abyei

May 26, 2011

Most of the civilian population has fled, carrying few belongings

Personal security is your responsibility too

Personal security is your responsibility too

May 25, 2011

Dark alleys in Nicaragua – in Geneva

Standing up to political intimidation

Standing up to political intimidation

May 25, 2011

When the armed bodyguards of a local politician approached Zahid Ali, it was just the beginning of a very difficult day

Sri Lanka: “If everyone gets scared, who will work for the community?”

Sri Lanka: “If everyone gets scared, who will work for the community?”

May 25, 2011

It can take a crisis to reveal gaps in an organisation’s priorities

Chaos contained: security awareness comes down to planning

Chaos contained: security awareness comes down to planning

May 24, 2011

Chris Herlinger always knew security was important – but an assignment in Haiti following the devastating earthquake confirmed that