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2017/06/21
Jordan | Emergency

Sharing stories, playing games, and celebrating World Refugee Day in Za’atari refugee camp

On June 21st, ACTED Jordan hosted a day-long event in Za’atari refugee camp to celebrate World Refugee DayToday, Wednesday 21st of June, ACTED’s Hygiene Promotion team held two [...]

2017/06/21
Libya | Emergency

ACTED’s multipurpose cash program continues to deliver much needed assistance to vulnerable IDP and host community households in Benghazi

In October 2014, forces loyal to General Haftar launched Operation Dignity with supporters from within Benghazi, to rid the city of Islamic militia groups who by 2014 had full [...]

2017/06/21
Myanmar | Emergency

Myanmar: ACTED supports mangrove conservation in Rakhine State

Then Tun Aung, village leader of Nga Tauk Tak, lives in a village that is directly impacted by climate change: his home, which once lay within walking distance of the coastline, [...]

2017/06/15
Lebanon | Development

ESMOD Fashion University visits vulnerable women in Jbeil as part of ACTED’s advanced skills training program

As part of ACTED’s “Empowerment of vulnerable women in Jbeil and Msaitbeh through advanced trainings in practical skills” project, two teachers from ESMOD Fashion University in [...]

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2017/06/21 - Lebanon

This week, ACTED Lebanon logistics department, handed over a pick-up truck to representatives of the municipality of Meshmesh in Akkar, North Lebanon. This donation, funded by the European Union, is part of the Lebanon integrated landscape regeneration [...]

2017/06/08 - Sri Lanka

A week of incessant rains brought by the monsoon has hit Sri Lanka since 25th of May, causing massive floods and landslides in 15 districts of the southwestern part of the country. So far, 208 people have died, more than 565,000 people have been affected ( [...]

2017/06/05 - South Sudan

With the support of KfW, ACTED created and supported bee keeping through a local displaced and host community member cooperative.ACTED South Sudan team in Mingkaman supported the construction of a first of its kind apiary centre in the settlement of Ahou, in [...]

2017/06/05 - Philippines

Violent clashes in Marawi city, Mindanao, since May 23rd have forced an estimated 90% of its inhabitants to evacuate. This “mass exodus” of people has caused a humanitarian crisis in the area, as the siege continues and internally displaced people find [...]

2017/05/19 - Philippines

A market for the 329 families relocated to the Eastwind Residence in GuiuanThe 38 families whose livelihood has been supported by ACTED will benefit from the market to sell their goods to the community relocated in the relocation site.329 families of [...]

2017/04/11 - Libya

Whilst giving recipients agency and freedom to self-prioritise their needs, ACTED evidence supports global findings that there can be a range of positive outcomes from giving cash.As the conflict in Libya approaches the end of its third year, many families [...]

2017/04/06 - France

Juliette joined ACTED in December 2016 as a European Union Aid Volunteer, working with the finance and logistics departments in the organisation's headquarters in Paris, before joining the ACTED Lebanon team in Beirut. She tells about her experience as a [...]

2017/04/03 - Myanmar

 In late March, ACTED community mobilisers made the final cash for work payments to workers at the end of a four month project supported by the World Food Programme in troubled Rakhine state in western Myanmar. The project aimed to improve food security [...]

2017/03/31 - Philippines

On March 22nd, our teams joined the entire humanitarian community to celebrate World Water Day. As this year’s theme focuses on waste water, ACTED organized an orientation to vulnerable people of Guiuan, Eastern Samar, on wastewater issues, and the related [...]

2017/03/21 - Iraq

Since July 2016, ACTED has been providing child protection services to vulnerable displaced people and host community members in Ninewa governorate through the support of the Iraq Humanitarian Pooled Fund (IHPF).This project was initially designed to provide [...]