Emergencies

Emergencies

ACT Alliance actively works in communities across the globe. The alliance is there even before humanitarian emergencies strike and remains long after world attention has shifted elsewhere, coordinating fundraising for and delivery of life-saving food, shelter, water and sanitation.

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Crucial moment in Sudanese churches’ work for peace

Crucial moment in Sudanese churches’ work for peace

Jan 12, 2011

More than twenty senior international faith leaders have joined the Sudanese churches as they witness the country’s historic referendum this week

Haiti: give us our land

Haiti: give us our land

Jan 12, 2011

It’s not the NGOs. Mountains of rubble and archaic land laws are slowing Haiti’s progress

Haiti: one year later

Haiti: one year later

Jan 12, 2011

Short slideshow from ACT member Christian Aid

Haiti: Camp life

Haiti: Camp life

Jan 12, 2011

Photographer Paul Jeffrey documents the intense struggles of daily life for earthquake survivors living in camps in Petionville, Haiti

Haiti: housing programme

Haiti: housing programme

Jan 11, 2011

ACT member Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe has built some 600 houses for people who lost houses in the Haiti earthquake

Haiti: health for all

Haiti: health for all

Jan 11, 2011

ACT member Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe has built four health centres in Bainet and is leading the reconstruction of the hospital there

Euphoria as southern Sudan takes to the polls

Euphoria as southern Sudan takes to the polls

Jan 11, 2011

Nils Carstensen, ACT's Special Correspondent in Sudan meets people who were first to the polls on the opening day of the southern Sudanese referendum

Southern Sudan: all parties must ensure referendum is free and fair, urges ACT Alliance

Southern Sudan: all parties must ensure referendum is free and fair, urges ACT Alliance

Jan 09, 2011

Liberia: where hospitality knows no bounds

Liberia: where hospitality knows no bounds

Jan 09, 2011

Poor villagers in Liberia offer shelter to families seeking refuge from Ivory Coast

Haiti, my Haiti

Haiti, my Haiti

Jan 09, 2011

Prospery Raymond, Haiti country manager for Christian Aid, a member of the ACT Alliance, looks back on the last year in his country.

FAQ: Southern Sudan referendum

FAQ: Southern Sudan referendum

Jan 09, 2011

Haiti: ACT combats cholera

Haiti: ACT combats cholera

Jan 07, 2011

More than 3400 people have died from cholera since October 2010. ACT is working to reduce infection and prevent more deaths

Haiti: building hope through homes

Haiti: building hope through homes

Jan 07, 2011

Video on the house building programme of ACT member CRWRC in Haiti after the earthquake

Haiti: ACT can dance!

Haiti: ACT can dance!

Jan 06, 2011

Photo gallery: a psychosocial project in Port au Prince supported by ACT members is helping children to recover from the events of the last year

Sudan referendum

Sudan referendum

Jan 04, 2011

Photographer Paul Jeffrey introduces some of the people who will decide the result

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ACT in action as Syria crisis continues

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