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2017/09/21
Kenya | Emergency

Community peace dialogue reduces resource based conflicts in Samburu County

Long dry spells in Samburu County have resulted in increased resource based conflict among different pastoral communities. The conflict dynamic has changed pitting pastoral [...]

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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Yemen is on the brink of famine. A staggering 7 million people have been pushed into food insecurity since the conflict began two and a half years ago. In 2014, 10 million...

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2017/09/20 - Sri Lanka

ACTED and its partners People in Need and Helvetas, all part of the Alliance2015 consortium in Sri Lanka, have successfully completed a cash distribution project on the 13th of September, as planned. This three-month project was aimed at supporting the early [...]

2017/09/20 - Niger

On 10th September, Mark Lowcock, the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator and the Head of OCHA , have been on the N'Gagam (Diffa, Niger) displaced persons site. The N'Gagam site is housing 15,000 [...]

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, [...]