Oct 10, 2014
PRESS RELEASE - 10 October, 2014 - The rebuild of Gaza needs not just the pledges of countries attending this weekend's funding conference but a push for political reform too
Oct 08, 2014
8 October, 2014 - After 20 years forced to live in a roadside camp, an indigenous community in Paraguay wins back its ancestral land. It came with the support of ACT Alliance member, Church World Service.
Sep 25, 2014
25 September 2014 - From 21-22 September faith leaders from around the world joined together in New York to speak with one another and to speak out about climate change.
Sep 22, 2014
21 September 2014 - Yesterday, two days before world leaders were due to convene for the Climate Summit 2014 at the UN’s headquarters, ACT Alliance took part in the largest climate march in history – and one of the largest social movements of the last decade – with 310,000 people marching through the streets of New York City, calling for climate action.
Sep 04, 2014
4 September, 2014 - ACT Alliance's recovery programme moves up a gear with the launch of a revised appeal for Typhoon Haiyan survivors that will help meet the needs of nearly 466,000 survivors
Aug 20, 2014
20 August, 2014 - Who did what with funds raised after the Haiti earthquake? ACT members in Haiti celebrate success as Washington passes a bill requiring NGOs to carry out strict reporting of their activities in Haiti.
Aug 08, 2014
8 August 2014 - Poor, oppressed and illiterate. Silent, hesitant and timid – especially when their husbands were around. That is what life was like for most of the women in the small Lenca Indian village Río Grande. But a women’s project, supported by DCA, helped change their living conditions. We tell their story for world Indigenous People’s Day, August 8
Aug 08, 2014
8 August 2014 - The Afar are an ancient people, living in one of the harshest inhabited regions in the world, in the northwest of Ethiopia. For world Indigenous People’s Day, August 9, we’re featuring Anglican Overseas Aid’s maternal and child health project for semi-nomadic people in Afar
Jul 23, 2014
23 July 2014 - In South Sudan, ACT member World Renew works on improving agricultural production, and women take the lead
Jun 25, 2014
The ACT Assembly is under the motto "Join Hands – Full Life and Dignity for All" the strategic meeting place of the ACT membership. It takes place in Punta Cana from 21-24 October 2014
Jun 20, 2014
20 June, 2014 - The poor human rights record of mining companies is up for discussion next week as ACT and other civil society organisations bring the voices of people suffering exploitation to the UN office in Geneva
Jun 17, 2014
17 June, 2014 - Greater state protection against corporate human rights abuses would open the way for development that's sustainable and respects the rights of people and the environment
Jun 15, 2014
15 June, 2014 - UN climate talks have ended on a good note but pressure remains on the parties to strive toward a binding agreement
Jun 11, 2014
11 June, 2014 - A new climate deal in 2015 needs finance for new climate programmes. But it must not come from existing aid budgets, ACT says.
Jun 03, 2014
3 June, 2014 - Recent political decisions in favour of the climate should guide UN negotiators drafting a new global climate agreement