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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.

Refugees from Côte d'Ivoire

Refugees from Côte d'Ivoire

Jan 19, 2011

Mirva Moilanen's pictures of refugees in border villages in Liberia. Most of the refugees say that they left their homes when the residents of a neighbouring village ran through their village, towards the border

Haiti: Michicu camp

Haiti: Michicu camp

Jan 18, 2011

Michicu camp is run by ACT member NCA and provides special care for disabled and elderly survivors of the earthquake

Haiti remembers, one year on

Haiti remembers, one year on

Jan 18, 2011

Image gallery of photos by Paul Jeffrey, exactly one year after the earthquake in Haiti

Haiti: tempo of recovery worrying

Haiti: tempo of recovery worrying

Jan 18, 2011

Each day, ACT Alliance member Norwegian Church Aid assists 130,000 Haitians, survivors of last year’s massive earthquake. One year on, NCA’s general secretary, Atle Sommerfeldt, returns to Haiti to assess progress and consider the challenges.

Haiti: home-building relies on political processes

Haiti: home-building relies on political processes

Jan 17, 2011

ACT members are rearing to build more houses for the residents of camps. Although some have been able to provide new homes, issues over land tenure still stand firmly in the way.

Sudan: sounding the trumpet in The Forgotten Place

Sudan: sounding the trumpet in The Forgotten Place

Jan 17, 2011

Polling stations in south Sudan have closed and officials are counting ballots. Southern Sudanese are now celebrating the outcome many take for granted: a strong vote for a new independent nation

Sri Lanka: one million driven from homes or land

Sri Lanka: one million driven from homes or land

Jan 17, 2011

The number of people affected tops one million as flooding in Sri Lanka worsens

Ivory Coast: ACT urges end to political impasse

Ivory Coast: ACT urges end to political impasse

Jan 14, 2011

Political stalemate in Ivory Coast risks worsening the humanitarian crisis.

Haiti: Many small steps to progress

Haiti: Many small steps to progress

Jan 13, 2011

ACT Alliance moderator Pastor Cornelia Füllkrug-Weitzel talks about her heartrending trip to Haiti.