What We Do

What We Do

ACT Alliance is supported by 25,000 staff and mobilises about $1.5 billion for its work each year in three targeted areas: humanitarian aiddevelopment; and advocacy. Click on the images below to read the latest news about the work we do in each of these three areas.

Latest news

ACT still on the ground helping survivors of the Nepal earthquakes

ACT still on the ground helping survivors of the Nepal earthquakes

May 19, 2015

ACT responds as Nepal hit by 2nd earthquake in two weeks

ACT responds as Nepal hit by 2nd earthquake in two weeks

May 12, 2015

12 May 2015 - ACT Alliance members are continuing relief efforts as a second major earthquake struck eastern Nepal today, two and half weeks after more than 8,000 died in a first devastating quake.

Official launch of ACT Alliance EU

Official launch of ACT Alliance EU

May 06, 2015

On 5 May 2015, ACT Alliance EU celebrated 25 years of advocacy to the European Union as well as its integration to the global alliance as the new ACT Alliance advocacy to the European Union (ACT Alliance EU)

Latest Update from Nepal

Latest Update from Nepal

Apr 30, 2015

Latest updates on ACT's work after the earthquake in Nepal

Video Report from Nepal

Video Report from Nepal

Apr 29, 2015

A short video report from ACT on the ground in Nepal.

Join the ACT NOW for Climate Justice campaign!

Join the ACT NOW for Climate Justice campaign!

Apr 28, 2015

Tell the World's Leaders: "Climate change affects everyone but especially the most poor and vulnerable people. We call on you to cut carbon emissions drastically, and to help the world’s poorest to cope with the impacts of climate change while developing in a sustainable way."

ACT Alliance provides emergency response in Nepal

ACT Alliance provides emergency response in Nepal

Apr 27, 2015

27 April 2015 - Over 3,600 people are known to have died in a massive earthquake which hit Nepal on Saturday. More than 6,500 people have been injured. The 7.9 magnitude earthquake was the country's worst natural disaster in more than 80 years.

Cyclone Pam Response

Cyclone Pam Response

Apr 23, 2015

Graphic report from ACT member Act for Peace, responding after Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu

The Tiger, the Fisherman, his Wife and our Future

The Tiger, the Fisherman, his Wife and our Future

Apr 22, 2015

22 April 2015 - How do man-eating tigers relate to climate change? See the video

Issues

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR)

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR)

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ACT in action as Syria crisis continues

ACT in action as Syria crisis continues

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Post-2015 development agenda

Post-2015 development agenda

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 Food security

Food security

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Human rights and protection

Human rights and protection

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Climate change

Climate change

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Psychosocial support

Psychosocial support

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Development effectiveness

Development effectiveness

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Capacity Development

Capacity Development

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Quality and Accountability

Quality and Accountability

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