Oct 24, 2013
24 October 2013 - United Nations has played a crucial role in human rights and fundamental freedoms, but some key aims are unfulfilled
Oct 21, 2013
21 October 2012 - a series of two-minute videos from ACT Member World Renew, compare income, health and nutrition in North America and Niger.
Oct 17, 2013
17 October 2013 - “Routine and everyday disasters are causing extensive harm to poor people, but they go unnoticed” says ACT General Secretary John Nduna.
Oct 17, 2013
17 October 2013 - Africa is a ‘vulnerability hot spot’ for the impacts of climate change – with adaptation challenges growing substantially even if emissions are reduced drastically.
Oct 14, 2013
15 October 2012 - International Day for Rural Women - ACT's work in pictures.
Sep 25, 2013
25 September 2013 - United Nations member states are discussing ways of attaining the soon-to-expire Millennium Development Goals and putting plans in place for new ambitions. ACT Alliance is clear that decision-makers need to speed up efforts to ensure everyone benefits from development.
Aug 30, 2013
30 August 2013 - ACT's 2012 annual report offers snapshots of the huge variety of life-saving and development work carried out in the course of the year.
Jul 30, 2013
30 July 2013 - Stronger measures must be put in place to hold governments to account for factory worker deaths, ACT tells human rights body
Jul 25, 2013
With days until national elections in the troubled southern African state, ACT members call for calm and for a free and fair poll
Jun 20, 2013
An average refugee now spends nearly two decades living in exile, a situation ACT says must change
May 22, 2013
The ACT Alliance Climate Change Award for 2013 was given May 21st to RDRS Bangladesh for best practice in its project, alleviating poverty through disaster risk reduction, which has been implemented in North West part of Bangladesh.
Apr 22, 2013
It is time to rethink development, to open our eyes to the adverse effects of our high-consumption lifestyles and values. We have to transform our economy. We have to switch to a low-carbon and resource-efficient development model that closes the gap between rich and poor.
Apr 19, 2013
19 April 2013 - The democratic uprisings across the Middle East have produced huge economic ripples in the region, forcing many Egyptians working abroad to return to their home communities, which are in desperate need of revitalisation.
Apr 04, 2013
04 April 2013 - Richard MacCormac, head of humanitarian mine action for DanChurchAid, talks about the dangerous and multi-faceted nature of landmine clearance.
Mar 22, 2013
Unequal access to clean water still remains one of the world’s biggest abuses of human rights and challenges to development – creating millions of avoidable illnesses and deaths every year.