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How ACTED’s Youth Development Centres change women’s lives in Afghanistan’s frontier towns

Since 2014, 1,360 Afghan women from minority communities in Mazar-e-Sharif have enrolled in life-transforming vocational trainings in one of ACTED’s Y...

A story of resilience: Taking the gamble of joining Village Savings and Loan Associations in South Sudan

His story is a story of resilience: Adam is one of the beneficiaries supported under the UNHCR-funded project that ACTED is implementing in refugee ca...

Ouaka’s farmers sow their first seeds

Today, ACTED’s food security team is visiting Wasinga, a small village with 189 families, to monitor the progress of 29 families who have received see...

ACTED launches EU-funded DIPECHO X promoting integrated Watershed Management between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan

DIPECHO X: Disaster Risk Reduction through Trans boundary Integrated Natural Resources Management in the Ak-Suu and Khoja-Bakirgan watershedsACTED and...

Solidarity for sustainable recovery: Supporting community initiatives in Menaka

Populations in North Mali suffer from nutritional vulnerabilities resulting from chronical poverty and a limited access to basic services. These vulne...

2017/09/18
Tajikistan | Rehabilitation

Bobuchak village in Tajikistan: An inspiring example of community-led disaster risk mitigation

How ACTED trained villagers in Tajikistan to prepare for natural disastersIn reaction to a natural disaster risk assessment conducted in the village of Bobuchak, ACTED, together [...]

2017/09/13
Philippines | Emergency

A New Resilient home for 126 Families

After the devastating destruction caused by Typhoon Yolanda on November 8th 2013, which affected over 14 million people and cost the lives of at least 6,000 people, thousands of [...]

2017/09/08
Haiti | Emergency

Haiti – ACTED emergency response after hurricane Irma

Situation update on September 8, 2017Hurricane Irma, 5 on saphir Simpson scale, passed over Haiti that night. The north-east and north-west were severely affected, particularly [...]

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2017/09/18 -

Jessica joined the ACTED Cambodia team as part of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative, working in the field of communication. She tells about her first field visit after arriving in the country.Last week, the new EUAV for Cambodia, Alice and Jessica, visited [...]

2017/09/15 - Philippines

Over 4,000 families have been affected and 1,104 families displaced in three municipalities in Maguindanao due to continued conflict and flooding. Military operations have caused widespread fear throughout the municipalities, leading farmers to leave their [...]

2017/09/07 - Tajikistan

ACTED and its partners have launched in August 2017 in Khujand a new phase of integrated watershed management for Disaster Risk Reduction (DDR), the so called DIPECHO X project, funded by EU Humanitarian Aid. The flagship project directly builds on the [...]

2017/09/07 - Kyrgyzstan

ACTED and its partners have launched in August 2017 in Khujand a new phase of integrated watershed management for Disaster Risk Reduction (DDR), the so called DIPECHO X project, funded by EU Humanitarian Aid. The flagship project directly builds on the [...]

2017/08/17 - Philippines

On August 10th and 11th, ACTED conducted an Orientation Session for 32 participants from 4 Local Government Units in Eastern Samar, focusing on the Philippines Clean Water Act and National Septage and Sewerage Program. The session is part of the Feacal Sludge [...]

2017/08/17 - Philippines

Committed to continue to support the 360,000 people who remain displaced by the Marawi crisis, ACTED has conducted an assessment of the area, market and people displaced in order to effectively implement a cash transfer programme.As the violence persists, [...]

2017/08/03 -

The conflict in North-East Nigeria has resulted in widespread displacement, insecurity and a deepening humanitarian crisis. In 2017, 6.5 million people are to be targeted for life-saving assistance in North-East Nigeria according to figures from the UN Office [...]

2017/08/03 - Sri Lanka

ACTED is teaming up with Handicap International and several local partners to start a four-year project that aims at reducing the poverty level in the Central and Uva Provinces in Sri Lanka. By improving the capacities of target Small and Medium Entreprises, [...]

2017/07/31 - Philippines

Consistent heavy rains the last week has caused a ‘state of calamity’ in Cotabato City as the Rio Grande De Mindanao River overflowed, flooding all 37 barangays. A total of 91,537 people have been affected, forcing 8,259 displaced people into evacuation [...]

2017/07/26 - Uganda

Uganda is currently hosting the largeset growing refugee crisis in the world, with over 2,000 new arrivals per day. Palorinya and Bidibidi refugee settlements are located in Moyo and Yumbe districts respectively, in the West Nile region of Uganda. This influx [...]