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Sudan: Decades of petitioning led to victory

Sudan: Decades of petitioning led to victory

Feb 10, 2011

With the Sudanese voting 99 percent in favour of secession, ACT members and church leaders can look back on decades of work with a sense of real achievement

Brazil: Rio de Janeiro farmers struggling to revive their land

Brazil: Rio de Janeiro farmers struggling to revive their land

Feb 10, 2011

With crops washed away and no land available to rent, farmers like Waldeli Andrade have a bleak future.

Liberia: Streams of refugees still crossing the border

Liberia: Streams of refugees still crossing the border

Feb 03, 2011

People continue to flee unrest in Cote d'Ivoire.

Brazil: Salvaging hope after deadly floods

Brazil: Salvaging hope after deadly floods

Feb 01, 2011

Brazil needs more support to continue the recovery effort following deadly floods and landslides.

Brazil: Novo Friburgo floods

Brazil: Novo Friburgo floods

Jan 28, 2011

A gallery of images from Gustavo Bonato, working for the ACT forum in Brazil, showing the devastation in Nova Friburgo

Pakistan: Still struggling six months after the floods

Pakistan: Still struggling six months after the floods

Jan 28, 2011

How is Pakistan faring in the six months since torrential rain caused massive flooding? And why the problem hasn't gone away.

Brazil: relief team deployed

Brazil: relief team deployed

Jan 28, 2011

ACT Alliance has deployed a strong emergency relief team to support survivors of Brazil’s worst disaster in over 35 years

Pakistan: Poverty in the beauty of Swat valley

Pakistan: Poverty in the beauty of Swat valley

Jan 26, 2011

The beauty of the Swat valley belies the conditions of survivors of last July's massive floods.

Pakistan: Years before Safia's life returns to normal

Pakistan: Years before Safia's life returns to normal

Jan 26, 2011

Safia's escape from the flood waters was traumatic but she now faces two or three years wait before life returns to normal.

Pakistan: New house built just in time

Pakistan: New house built just in time

Jan 26, 2011

Janirsat tells the story of returning home to nothing - except ACT assistance.

Pakistan: Home no longer exists

Pakistan: Home no longer exists

Jan 26, 2011

Families in a camp in Karachi have little hope of resuming their former lives.

Haiti: Green growth will help Haiti heal

Haiti: Green growth will help Haiti heal

Jan 25, 2011

Development in the rural areas of Haiti will ensure the country develops, a senior politician says.

South Sudan: Happy to be home, even if home is under a tree

South Sudan: Happy to be home, even if home is under a tree

Jan 24, 2011

Every day more than 2000 people of southern Sudanese origin return ‘home’ from years of living in the north. ACT members are poised to help them with the homecoming

Brazil: ACT getting relief to most vulnerable

Brazil: ACT getting relief to most vulnerable

Jan 20, 2011

In the worst-affected areas of Brazil, ACT members are distributing relief goods.

Southern Sudan: A bloodless bullet for women’s rights

Southern Sudan: A bloodless bullet for women’s rights

Jan 20, 2011

Women took to the polls in high numbers in last weeks' referendum, with many seeing the ballot box as a unique means of being truly heard.