2018 ACT Alliance General Assembly
October 28 - November 1
Uppsala, Sweden
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The eruption of Mt. Agung

During and after the eruption of Mt. Agung in Bali, ACT Member YAKKUM responded to the emergency needs of the affected population. 
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Goat rearing brings hope in South Sudan

ACT member the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is active in South Sudan. One of its programmes is UMCOR’s Food Security Project which supports and empowers families to engage in sustainable agriculture and food security programmes.
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Wefood: An innovative contribution to food-waste reduction

While 800 million people around the world suffer from hunger, Danish households dispose of over 700 000 tonnes of food every year. In response, ACT member DanChurchAid (DCA) launched Wefood, Denmark’s first chain of shops selling surplus foods in February, 2016.
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Fighting for Gender Justice

ACT member Diakonia works to achieve gender equality through challenging unequal, patriarchal structures and attitudes. This work encompasses all people, irrespective of sexual orientation or gender identity.
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“Where Is Melissa?” moves from stage to screen

There are many victims of human trafficking, but ACT member World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) is inspiring hope for change.“Where is Melissa?” is a musical stage drama set in Jamaica, produced and directed by Kevin “Nana Moses” Calvert.
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Lerma, Colombia – from nightmare to peace

Today, there is a dusty road that passes through the little town of Lerma, Colombia. Every now and then, a horse or a few cars might pass by. People move slowly in the heat of the day. Lerma looks like a quiet town, but its history was the opposite.
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