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.
Mar 14, 2013
In the wake of heavy floods, ACT Mozambique has moved quickly to help meet not only the short-term needs of affected communities, but also to reduce their vulnerabilities to future natural disasters.
Mar 13, 2013
Ten years ago, ACT Alliance and Caritas teamed up in Darfur to provide life-saving essentials, health care and education to hundreds of thousands of civilians fleeing violence. Read what else has been accomplished in the last decade.
Mar 06, 2013
UN member states must fulfil their obligations to tackle the causes and consequences of widespread violence against women and girls – which have devastating effects not only on victims, but also on progress toward sustainable international peace and development.
Jan 29, 2013
A community-based art programme is helping at-risk youth overcome socioeconomic obstacles in one of Rio's most violent slums.
Jan 16, 2013
The benefits of working with back donors go beyond funding relief and development work.