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ACT keeps the focus on Ebola prevention work in Sierra Leone

ACT keeps the focus on Ebola prevention work in Sierra Leone

Jan 30, 2015

ACT Alliance board member Paul Valentin talks about the situation on the ground in Sierra Leone and ACT's work with affected communities

Floods in Malawi

Floods in Malawi

Jan 28, 2015

Francis Botha from ACT member DanChurchAid reports from the middle of Mkondezi River in Chickwawa District in Southern Malawi.

ACT member launches new education project in Eritrea

ACT member launches new education project in Eritrea

27 January 2015 - ACT member Finn Church Aid has signed an official agreement with the Eritrean National Commission for Higher Education in Asmara, Eritrea, to help revitalise teacher education in the country

The World Humanitarian Summit: putting people at the centre

The World Humanitarian Summit: putting people at the centre

Jan 21, 2015

21 January 2015 - As the countdown to the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) in April 2016 begins, ACT Alliance has released a report outlining the priorities for the sector

UN Synthesis Report on post-2015 sustainable development agenda encouraging

UN Synthesis Report on post-2015 sustainable development agenda encouraging

Jan 20, 2015

20 January 2015 - The UN Secretary General’s ambitious Synthesis Report on the post-2015 sustainable development agenda affirms all 17 goals in the outcome document of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development.

Floods and heavy rains in Malawi

Floods and heavy rains in Malawi

Jan 19, 2015

19 January 2015 - With one third of the country affected by heavy rain and floods Malawian president Peter Mutharika has declared the country in a state of disaster. ACT members have responded to the call for assistance

Floods in Malawi - ACT responds

Floods in Malawi - ACT responds

Jan 17, 2015

Watch this 1-minute video where ACT Climate Advocacy and Policy Officer Vitumbiko Chinoko, who has just returned from Malawi, speaks about the situation on the ground as communities try to recover from the devastating floods

ACT calls on faiths to stand together for freedom of expression

ACT calls on faiths to stand together for freedom of expression

Jan 15, 2015

15 January 2015 - International humanitarian and development network ACT Alliance has called on people of all faiths to unite for freedom of expression as globally the world witnesses increasing onslaughts on media freedom by extremists, political parties, and some governments.

Remembering Haiti - five years later

Remembering Haiti - five years later

Jan 12, 2015

This short video takes us back to the devastating earthquake that shook Haiti in 2010, killing over 200,000 people and displacing 1.5 million. ACT members were on the ground providing emergency assistance and continue to work with communities in Haiti today towards sustainable development.

Why 2015 will be so important for our future

Why 2015 will be so important for our future

Jan 08, 2015

07 January 2014 - The world faces many challenges. Financial crisis, environmental crisis, poverty crisis, and not least, a climate crisis. Luckily world leaders do acknowledge that there is need for action and a number of different political processes are already ongoing, with an aim to create a better and more sustainable world.

Kuala Tadu: Houses

Kuala Tadu: Houses

Dec 26, 2014

26 December 2014 - Tsunami+10 - Housing program meant survivors didn’t feel abandoned

Lampisang: Business

Lampisang: Business

Dec 25, 2014

25 December 2014 - Tsunami+10 - Women turn profits from small loans into education for their children

Olora: Boats

Olora: Boats

Dec 24, 2014

24 December 2014 - Tsunami+10 - Getting fishers back to sea after devastating earthquake

News from the ACT Syria appeal SYR131

News from the ACT Syria appeal SYR131

Dec 23, 2014

23 December 2014 - The war in Syria continues to rage as it enters its fourth year with no end in sight. What is ACT doing?

Moawo: Seedlings

Moawo: Seedlings

Dec 23, 2014

23 December 2014 - Tsunami+10 - Mangroves protect coast and revitalize fishing industry

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