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Latrine maintenance workers: The invisible workers of Haiti

Latrine maintenance workers, more commonly known as bayakous in the Haitian Creole, drain private pit latrines discreetly. Meeting a latrine maintena...

Join us at the Convergences World Forum in Paris on 5-7 September!

Join us at the 9th edition of the Convergences World Forum, which will bring together more than 8,000 participants in Paris from 5 to 7 September to d...

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A glimpse of ACTED's work with Yemeni coffee farmers in the mountains of Raymah

The war continues to rage uninterrupted in Yemen and the country spirals into chaos, with 14.4 million people struggling with food insecurity and 2.82...

ACTED supports Yemeni families with livestock distribution

In hopes of breathing life into an economy stagnated by conflict, ACTED relaunches livestock distribution activities in Al Hudaydah and Raymah Governo...

2016/08/30
Haiti |

Latrine maintenance workers: The invisible workers of Haiti

Latrine maintenance workers, more commonly known as bayakous in the Haitian Creole, drain private pit latrines discreetly. Meeting a latrine maintenance worker in Haiti is [...]

2016/08/29
France |

Join us at the Convergences World Forum in Paris on 5-7 September!

Join us at the 9th edition of the Convergences World Forum, which will bring together more than 8,000 participants in Paris from 5 to 7 September to discuss “Inventing Tomorrow’s [...]

2016/08/25
Yemen | Development

A glimpse of ACTED's work with Yemeni coffee farmers in the mountains of Raymah

The war continues to rage uninterrupted in Yemen and the country spirals into chaos, with 14.4 million people struggling with food insecurity and 2.82 million persons currently [...]

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2016/08/22 - Kenya

Anthony, Officer in Charge at ACTED Kenya, has been working in the humanitarian field for the last five years. Here’s what he has to say about his experience a humanitarian aid worker:“Working in the field and with communities, you realize the issues are a [...]

2016/08/22 - Somalia

  Abdi interviewing a beneficiary in Dinsoor for a food voucher distribution project. (ACTED)Abdi works with ACTED Somalia and has been a humanitarian for the last five years. Here is what he has to say about his experience:“Somalia continues to face [...]

2016/08/22 - Cambodia

Pich, a project coordinator at ACTED Cambodia, has been working in the humanitarian world for four years. This is his story:“I was born in a disadvantaged family in a rural area that was affected by the aftershock of civil war. So, I have experienced bitter [...]

2016/08/19 - Philippines

Beverly is an HR admin assistant and cashier in ACTED Philippines. She shares with you her story:“In the early weeks of December 2013, when Guiuan, in the Eastern Samar province, was hit by typhoon Yolanda, I found myself roaming the streets with my 11-year- [...]

2016/08/19 - South Sudan

Louis is the Food Security and Livelihood Project Manager at ACTED South Sudan. He has been working in the humanitarian field for six years."In 2000, following an intercommunal conflict, my family and I had to migrate from our ancestral home in search of [...]

2016/08/19 - South Sudan

Majok, a Village Savings and Loan Associations officer in South Sudan, has been working in the humanitarian world for eight months:“I have been a victim of conflict for as long as I can remember. I have grown up watching my family and neighbors deal with the [...]

2016/08/02 - DRC

To respond to the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) needs of Kongolo, a town in Tanganyika Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and with the support of the Department for International Development (DFID), ACTED is developing a community-based [...]

2016/08/01 - Mali

 © ACTED: An ACTED staff member taking measures for the rehabilitation of a water point in a community health center in Koro Circle, Mopti region, June 2016.In the Mopti region, 10% of children under the age of five suffer from acute malnutrition. [...]

2016/08/01 - Iraq

Following a five month funding gap, ACTED, supported by the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), resumed its Child Protection in Emergencies programming in two Syrian refugee camps in Erbil Governorate, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. As of the [...]

2016/07/29 - Cambodia

ACTED holds a provincial level workshop in Prey Veng province, Cambodia, to highlight its work on non-formal education.With the financial support of the European Union (EU), ACTED and its local partner Khmer Youth Association (KYA) were able to establish [...]

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ACTED 2015 Annual Report

Review the ACTED 2015 Annual Report available online by clicking on the ...