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Vanuatu cyclone highlights importance of disaster risk reduction

Peter Rottach, Chair of the ACT Alliance Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Community of Practice, speaks from the 3rd World Conference ...

Mobile cash for sustainable relief

Three quarters of the world’s mobile phones are in developing countries, and in some African countries mobile phones are being ...

Care for refugee children in Egypt

Cairo, Egypt is one of the largest urban refugee centres in the world. Over 255,000 refugees call Cairo home. Unlike ...

CWS: Working With Children In Latin America

Photo: ACT/Sean Hawkey Latin America is the most unequal region in the world and this inequality affects half of the ...

Opening up new prospect for the future through the vocational and social integration of women, Roma, migrants and young people

ACT member HEKS has been working in Albania since the beginning of the nineteen-nineties. By networking with strong partner organisations, ...

Emergency assistance to refugees from the conflict in Eastern Ukraine

As a result of the Crimean crisis and the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine the humanitarian situation arising from this ...

ACT Alliance works with Ebola-survivors in Sierra Leone

Also Ebola-survivors need a lot of support in Sierra Leone. ACT Alliance members are on the ground building awareness at ...

ACT member launches new education project in Eritrea

ACT Alliance member Finn Church Aid (FCA) this month signed an official agreement with the Eritrean National Commission for Higher ...

ACT Alliance responds to devastating floods in Malawi

Floods in Malawi in January 2015 have killed nearly 200 people and displaced over 200,000. ACT is on the ground ...

Icelandic Church Aid: A Short Overview

Senior staff of ACT Alliance member organisations meeting in Iceland under the auspices of Icelandic Church Aid. Photo: Sean Hawkey/ACT ...