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Climate change talks must see concrete decisions and firm action says ACT Alliance

Climate change talks must see concrete decisions and firm action says ACT Alliance

Nov 09, 2013

9 November 2013 - Low levels of commitment and political ambition seen by governments to date on the issue of climate change must improve if we are prevent irreversible climate catastrophe, global humanitarian network ACT Alliance has said.

Better prepared than Bopha but “chaos” expected

Better prepared than Bopha but “chaos” expected

Nov 09, 2013

9 November 2013 - ACT Alliance members are rushing to respond to super typhoon Haiyan, as people take shelter from the storm surges, waves and winds of up to 300km/hr that are battering the Philippines.

ACT Talk: Poverty and exclusion in the emerging economy of India

ACT Talk: Poverty and exclusion in the emerging economy of India

Nov 07, 2013

7 November 2013 - Sushant Agrawal, Director of CASA and ACT Alliance board member, talks about Poverty and exclusion in the emerging economy of India

ACT Talk: Shrinking political space for civil society action

ACT Talk: Shrinking political space for civil society action

Nov 07, 2013

7 November 2013 - Julia Duchrow, ACT Alliance community of practice for rights in development talks about Shrinking political space for civil society action at the ACT Alliance stand at WCC Assembly in Busan, Korea

Press conference on climate change and COP19

Press conference on climate change and COP19

Nov 07, 2013

7 November 2012 - John Nduna, ACT Alliance General Secretary, speaks to a press conference in Busan, South Korea, about COP19

ACT Talk: The role of WCC and ACT in the work of Bread for the World

ACT Talk: The role of WCC and ACT in the work of Bread for the World

Nov 07, 2013

7 November 2013 - Tobias Traut talks about the role of WCC and ACT in the work of Bread for the World at the ACT Alliance stand at the WCC Assembly in Busan, Korea

ACT Talk: ACT's advocacy for development and humanitarian response

ACT Talk: ACT's advocacy for development and humanitarian response

Nov 07, 2013

7 November 2013 - Daniel Pieper, UN advocacy officer for ACT Alliance talks about ACT's advocacy for development and humanitarian response at the ACT Alliance stand at WCC Assembly in Busan, Korea

ACT Talk: A conversation about climate change

ACT Talk: A conversation about climate change

Nov 06, 2013

7 November 2013 - A conversation about climate change with Rev. Dr. Jochen Motte, Sophia Wirsching and Isaiah Kipyegon Toroitich

ACT Talk: Migrant workers, not slaves

ACT Talk: Migrant workers, not slaves

Nov 05, 2013

5 November 2013- Jørgen Thomsen and Christian Wolff, DCA talks about protection of migrant workers

ACT Alliance at Busan in pictures

ACT Alliance at Busan in pictures

Nov 05, 2013

Pictures of the ACT Alliance stand in Busan, South Korea, at the WCC assembly

Cambodia, widespread damage and waterlogging

Cambodia, widespread damage and waterlogging

Nov 05, 2013

5 November 2013 - widespread waterlogging prevents new crops being sown after harvest is lost.

ACT talk: Integrating and embracing my Dalit identity

ACT talk: Integrating and embracing my Dalit identity

Nov 04, 2013

4 November 2013 - Raj Bharath Patta, General Secretary of SCM, India talks about integrating and embracing his Dalit identity for justice and peace

ACT Talk: Microfinance for poverty eradication

ACT Talk: Microfinance for poverty eradication

Nov 04, 2013

4 November 2013 - Pat Gleeson, MD of ECLOF International speaks about microfinance for poverty eradication

Waves of new refugees into Uganda from DRC

Waves of new refugees into Uganda from DRC

Nov 04, 2013

4 November 2013 - A military campaign against M23 rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has forced tens of thousands of refugees into Uganda.

ACT Talk: Moving mountains

ACT Talk: Moving mountains

Nov 01, 2013

2 November 2013 - 'Moving mountains: the church and its active citizens', Anne-Marie Helland, General Secretary of NCA