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Sowing for sustainable future in the Gaza Strip

In 2017, ACTED and local partner ACAD restored productive capacity and rehabilitated land for over 1,600 vulnerable farmers in the Gaza Strip. 1,695 f...

A day in Ban Mai Nai Soi

It takes about one-hour drive to get there from Mae Hong Son, capital of the homonymous Province, in Northern Thailand. A tortuous road running throug...

Women as agents of change: How women-led civil society organisations support their communities for poverty reduction and improved governance

Sri Lanka has a long history of community-based Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) formed to identify and address shared problems. Among them, Women R...

From camps to a new life: Two refugee women and their American dream

Jeh Meh and Neh Meh sit together, discussing about their future life out of the camps. Both of them are young refugee teachers. Both of them are now w...

A journey through Batken’s agricultural roots

Welcome to Leylek, a remote and vulnerable district of the Batken region, in southern Kyrgyzstan, near the Tajik border.When driving through the Leyle...

Libya | Emergency

Three Years On, Benghazi

ACTED multi-sector needs assessment in selected IDP camps, collective shelters and informal settlements, Benghazi, Libya, January 2018Over three years after the resurgence of [...]

Jordan | Development

Time to Act: Civil society organizations join forces to strengthen the voice of local actors in Jordan

On January 24th, ACTED held its first Advocacy and Civil Society Forum in Amman to promote a coordinated intervention supporting local and national NGOs and to enhance Community [...]

Yemen | Development

Raymah in the Eyes of Yemenis

In 2013, Yasser, 38, started to work as a field manager in one of ACTED’s project in Raymah governorate, which was the first time he saw Raymah.“Mountainous villages that, despite [...]


2018/01/26 - Philippines

In the framework of its faecal sludge management project in Eastern Samar, and to ensure its success and acceptance among the populations of the targeted areas, ACTED conducted a sanitation campaign to raise awareness on a range of hygiene and sanitation [...]

2018/01/08 - Philippines

On Friday 22nd December 2017, tropical storm Vinta (Tembin) made landfall over Mindanao region in Southern Philippines.Heavy rainfalls and winds over 90 kph (with gusts of 155 kph) caused flash flooding, landslides and severe damages to agriculture, [...]

2018/01/08 - Philippines

 ACTED relief assistance in Eastern SamarOn December 16th, tropical storm Urduja hit the Eastern Samar province causing damages, major floods and some 50 casualties.ACTED deployed an emergency team to conduct several assessments and identify humanitarian [...]

2017/12/28 -

With funding from UNOCHA, ACTED is supporting five municipalities in Mount Lebanon and North Lebanon to improve waste management practices, notably by renovating infrastructures and sensitizing their population to practices such as sorting waste.ACTED seeks [...]

2017/12/27 -

Communities in Pakistan are often struck by natural disasters which have detrimental impact on shelter, livelihoods, water and sanitation. In response, DFID is funding ACTED and other international NGOs through the ‘Building a Disaster Resilient Pakistan’ [...]

2017/11/16 - Cambodia

Despite Cambodia’s achievements in economic development and the significant reduction in poverty rate to 13.5% in 2014, there is still a major challenge of growing inequality between urban population and rural poor. Many young people do not have the required [...]

2017/11/08 - Sri Lanka

Within the framework of the EU-funded project aiming at promoting fundamental rights and freedoms in the Northern and Eastern provinces of Sri Lanka, ACTED has been conducting since October until the end of the year its second round of mobile legal and [...]

2017/10/24 - India

ACTED in India has now completed one of the targets of its project: as part of a public information campaign organised within the framework of ACTED’s EU-funded project to improve access to information on public schemes and enhance accountability of public [...]

2017/10/13 - Uganda

ACTED field teams collect data from 1,500 refugees and host community members, to produce vulnerability assessment within the West Nile regionACTED, in partnership with UNDP, is currently undertaking a widescale vulnerability assessment of South Sudanese [...]

2017/10/10 - Kyrgyzstan

On the 3rd and the 5th of May 2017, two earthquakes of 5.9 and 5.8 magnitude occurred in northern Tajikistan, not far from the Kyrgyz border. About 5.000 Kyrgyzstanis from the Chong Alay district have been affected by aftershocks which have destroyed houses, [...]