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Floods in Chocó, Colombia

At the end of 2013, floods affected the Chocó region in the west of Colombia. The floods washed away standing ...

CLAI calls for end to antidemocratic violence in Venezuela

Venezuela is submerged in waves of orchestrated violence aimed at destabilising the country. In a letter to the Churches in ...

Restoring human dignity through food security initiatives

In 2010, 1.2 million people in Malawi had no access to food, according to a food insecurity report by the ...

Responding to conflict in South Sudan

Gunfire and shelling, in Juba, on 15 December 2013, signalled the beginning of a conflict that quickly spread to other ...

SARF activists take on extractives and governance

The Southern Africa Regional Forum (SARF) has as a group been a strong advocate for justice in the extractive industry ...

Ongoing recovery in Haiti

Food, fishing and a miracle plant – with these, ACT in Haiti is helping survivors of two hurricanes and a ...

Syrian refugees in Armenia

More than 11,000 Syrian refugees have arrived in Armenia. Most are ethnic Armenians whose families originally fled the 1915-16 Armenian ...

Campaigning for peace

The 2007 general elections in Kenya erupted in ethnic violence. To prevent a repeat in 2013, the ACT Kenya Forum, ...

Middle East: EU action

In 2012, the European Union announced that future agreements with Israel must exclude settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) ...

India: Cyclone Phailin

In October, only a few months after the flooding in the north of India, Cyclone Phailin hit the eastern Indian ...