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

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

Philippines Prepares for Storms

Philippines Prepares for Storms

Apr 21, 2015

Disaster preparedness is an important part of ACT Alliance members’ response in the Philippines after supertyphoon Haiyan.

Supporting midwifry with the Maasai

Supporting midwifry with the Maasai

Apr 18, 2015

18 April 2015 - ACT member Christian Aid supports training of traditional midwives among the Maasai, Noorkipali now attends women in childbirth.

IOCC supports Syrian Families Under Attack

IOCC supports Syrian Families Under Attack

Apr 16, 2015

16 April 2015 - ACT member IOCC Assists Refugee Families Under Attack Near Damascus

The garden grows in the desert refugee camp

The garden grows in the desert refugee camp

Apr 14, 2015

14 April 2015 - The war in Syria already tires the aid donors around the world, but even more it exhausts the individuals that are placed inside the refugee camps.

ACT Alliance joins religious and Faith-Based Organisation leaders committing to end extreme poverty by 2030

ACT Alliance joins religious and Faith-Based Organisation leaders committing to end extreme poverty by 2030

Apr 08, 2015

9 April 2015 - ACT Alliance has joined over 30 leaders from major world religions and heads of global faith-based organisations to today launch a clarion call to action to end extreme poverty by 2030, a goal shared by the World Bank Group.

International Mine Awareness Day

International Mine Awareness Day

Apr 04, 2015

International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action

Chile: floods in desert

Chile: floods in desert

Apr 02, 2015

Heavy rain has fallen in areas where it hasn't rained for 20 years, floods have affected large areas of the north of Chile.

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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