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One year after the earthquakes, ACTED teams remain mobilized in Nepal

On 25 April 2015, a violent earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale hit Nepal, followed by an aftershock measuring 7.3 on 12 May, less than one...

ACTED provides temporary shelters to Nepal earthquake-affected households

In Nepal, many households were still living in tents-made shelters 6 months after the earthquakes, making them highly vulnerable to weather variations...

ACTED gives back hope to vulnerable women in Jbeil

This is the story of Marie who was selected along with 200 other women to participate in a series of training, conducted by ACTED Lebanon and funded b...

An employment center to promote youth economic empowerment in the West Bank

In the Occupied Palestinian Territories, ongoing socio-economic and political instability has greatly reduced the opportunities for young people to su...

Yemen: Hoping for peace talks and a crisis outcome

On Sunday, 10 April, a cease-fire went into effect between the parties to the Yemen conflict, which has been most violently hitting the country for ov...

2016/04/25
| Urgence

Improving lives with access to water in Afghanistan

In rural Jawzjan province in Northern Afghanistan, flash floods and landslides in 2014 damaged and destroyed wells in hundreds of villages, including the well closest to Mohammad [...]

2016/04/22
Nepal | Emergency

One year after the earthquakes, ACTED teams remain mobilized in Nepal

On 25 April 2015, a violent earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale hit Nepal, followed by an aftershock measuring 7.3 on 12 May, less than one month later. The first [...]

2016/04/22
Nepal | Rehabilitation

ACTED provides temporary shelters to Nepal earthquake-affected households

In Nepal, many households were still living in tents-made shelters 6 months after the earthquakes, making them highly vulnerable to weather variations. Since the emergency phase, [...]

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2016/04/26 -

Since the earthquakes in Nepal, ACTED has been supporting the population of the Dhading district, located some 80 km north-west from Kathmandu and close to the epicenter of the first earthquake.In Lapagonda village, after the disaster, households and schools [...]

2016/04/25 - Cambodia

ACTED Cambodia: ACTED social worker with entertainment workers during an outreach session at one of the entertainment establishments covered by the project in Phnom Penh.Improvements in the fight against sexual and gender based violence in Phnom PenhAfter 3 [...]

2016/04/25 - Afghanistan

ACTED is supporting over 500 families affected this week by flooding in northern Afghanistan by providing basic hygiene supplies and facilitating access to clean water.In northern Afghanistan’s Baghlan and Balkh provinces, flash floods in the past week have [...]

2016/04/22 -

ACTED Jordan: Children playing ball games in District 10 with ACTED hygiene promotersACTED hygiene promotion team uses fun and games to keep children away from construction sites More than 50% of the population of Za’atari refugee camp is below 17 years [...]

2016/04/21 - Nepal

© ACTED Nepal: Rehabilitation of pathways, cash for work activities, Okaldhunga, December 2015As many areas remain highly isolated, ACTED’s rehabilitation projects in Nepal are going on. Hundreds of public facilities and infrastructures have been destroyed, [...]

2016/04/18 - DRC

ACTED DRC: Awareness session for local communitiesIn the territory of Kongolo, in the district of Tanganyika (East of the Democratic Republic of the Congo), the mortality rate linked to water-borne diseases is high, due to a limited access to clean water [...]

2016/04/08 - Cambodia

ACTED Cambodia: The peer educators during their first training session.Using a peer educator approach to reduce the risk of sexual and gender based violence against entertainment workers in Phnom PenhACTED is continuing its work to reduce the risk of sexual [...]

2016/04/07 - DRC

ACTED DRC: Buka's bridge before ACTED's interventionIn the North-Est of DRC, the poor condition of some access points in the territory of Libenge, in the district of Sout-Ubangui, is hampering the good circulation of the population and humanitarian partners. [...]

2016/04/06 - DRC

Awareness raising on water treatmentACTED DRC: The ACTED’s agent explains how the disinfectant worksThanks to BPRM’s support, ACTED is sensitizing communities of the territory of Libenge (in the North-East, next to the border with CAR) on the importance of [...]

2016/03/31 - Jordan

© ACTED Jordan: ACTED staff distributes donated food items during an ad hoc distribution event in Azraq camp.ACTED distributed donated packages of dates and other food items. This is one of many ad hoc distributions facilitated by ACTED over the course of the [...]