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Supporting midwifry with the Maasai

Noorkipali Nooloboru is one of the traditional birth attendants in Sitoka village. In the past she would advise women, including ...

Norwegian Church Aid: what we do in Cuba

Norwegian Church Aid has cooperated with local, church based organizations in Cuba since 2001. Today we focus our work on ...

Floods in the desert

Heavy rains have fallen in the Antofagasta and Copiapo regions in northern Chile, where rain hasn’t fallen for 20 years ...

Floods in Acre

In February and March, heavy rain and floods have hit Acre in northern Brazil, 80,000 people have been severely affected ...

Christian Aid Supports Vanuatu Relief Effort And Urges Prompt Climate Action

ACT member Christian Aid is to make an initial £25,000 available to partner organisations providing emergency supplies in the aftermath ...

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, ...