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Food fair day in Kolula: ACTED DRC supports food security in hard-to-reach areas

ACTED teams are mobilised to support displaced families in South Kivu, where villages are regularly looted by armed groups. ACTED teams, as part of a...

Mosul – Situation Update

18 January 2017 – Military operations to retake Mosul began on 17 October 2016 and resulted so far in the displacement of over 135,500 people in 3 mon...

Rebuilding homes to rebuild lives

With the support of UNHCR, ACTED rehabilitates three collective shelters in Ibb governorate, YemenAs 2017 makes its start, conflict in Yemen continues...

Vulnerable Women Expand Economic Opportunities with Cash-for-Work Program

Women refugees who are single mothers or heads of households have difficulties supporting themselves and their families in Za’atari refugee camp. In p...

Preparing for return: ACTED Thailand implements vocational training for Burmese refugees

Since January 2015, ACTED in Thailand has been running its second vocational training program for refugees in the refugee camps located in Mae Hong So...

2017/01/20
DRC | Emergency

Food fair day in Kolula: ACTED DRC supports food security in hard-to-reach areas

ACTED teams are mobilised to support displaced families in South Kivu, where villages are regularly looted by armed groups. ACTED teams, as part of a project funded by ECHO, [...]

2017/01/19
Iraq | Emergency

Mosul – Situation Update

18 January 2017 – Military operations to retake Mosul began on 17 October 2016 and resulted so far in the displacement of over 135,500 people in 3 months. Since 29 December 2016, [...]

2017/01/17
Yemen | Emergency

Rebuilding homes to rebuild lives

With the support of UNHCR, ACTED rehabilitates three collective shelters in Ibb governorate, YemenAs 2017 makes its start, conflict in Yemen continues to rage and the humanitarian [...]

FLASH NEWS ...

2017/01/20 - DRC

 The Libenge team organized an awareness campaign on the risks of contamination and spread of HIV/AIDS as part of a project to improve food security, access to water, sanitation and hygiene for refugees and vulnerable host populations in the North and [...]

2017/01/20 - Philippines

In order to improve the living conditions of populations affected by the increase of typhoons in the Philippines, ACTED and LafargeHolcim entered into partnership in order to reinforce the on-going construction of permanent shelters through the provision of [...]

2016/12/23 - South Sudan

ACTED engages the population in Akobo in agro-pastoral field schools activities to alleviate food insecurity. Akobo is a continuously flooded area where movement is very difficult, making it one of the hardest to reach regions in South Sudan. The population [...]

2016/12/12 - Uganda

Yunus Social Business Uganda (YSB) is part of a network of YSB iniatives co-founded by Professor Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel Peace prize winner and founder of Grameen Bank. Yunus Social Business supports early-stage enterprises through the provision of social [...]

2016/12/12 - Libya

Since the beginning of the Libyan crisis, approximately 430,000 individuals have been forced to leave their homes. The eastern region of Libya has been particularly suffering from military operations, with Benghazi being one of the most affected cities that [...]

2016/11/18 - Uganda

ACTED Uganda hosted the country planning team from the Global Green Growth Initiative to support a multi-stakeholder review of green growth planning in Uganda. On Novmber 14, ACTED Uganda team met with the national planning team of Global Green Growth [...]

2016/11/17 - South Sudan

Atak is a single mother of two. Her husband went away and doesn’t support her in raising the children – to feed her family, Atak decided to start a restaurant with her mother in 2012, with the aim of supporting her other nine family members, including her [...]

2016/11/16 -

Construction is complete on the Local Service Provider’s Association (LSPA) Center in Quinapondan, Eastern Samar. The center, an aspect of ACTED Philippines’ Livelihoods program (learn more here), will serve as an office and goods terminal for all Local [...]

2016/11/08 - Philippines

After Typhoon Haima (locally named Lawin) struck the Philippines on October 19th, ACTED’s assessment team deployed to the provinces of Cagayan, Isabela, and Apayao, and found that shelter, food security and livelihood rehabilitation, as well as WASH were the [...]

2016/11/02 - South Sudan

Kaya and Gendrassa are two of the four refugee camps in Maban-Upper Nile state, hosting over 25,000 and 17,300 refugees respectively. Refugees fled from Sudan’s Blue Nile due to continued violence.Since the establishment of the camps, ACTED has been [...]