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Climate action: what ACT is doing

Climate action: what ACT is doing

Oct 07, 2011

ACT Alliance outlines its climate change advocacy priorities: adaptation; climate finance and low-carbon emissions

Holding out hope for a fair climate deal in Panama

Holding out hope for a fair climate deal in Panama

Oct 07, 2011

ACT delegates are pulling out all the stops to bring about agreement at the last official talks before Durban

Haiti: State of the art education

Haiti: State of the art education

Oct 06, 2011

High tech solutions mean safety for these students during an earthquake or hurricane

Kenya: digging for water in the midst of drought

Kenya: digging for water in the midst of drought

Sep 24, 2011

Kenyans are fighting back the worst drought in 60 years

Kenya: the drought is stifling dreams

Kenya: the drought is stifling dreams

Sep 24, 2011

In Kibanui, eastern Kenya, ACT member Anglican Church of Kenya is digging deep to protect the region from drought

Political stalemate over Palestine must end - ACT

Political stalemate over Palestine must end - ACT

Sep 23, 2011

ACT Alliance calls for an immediate end to the stalemate causing suffering and death in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

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