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2018/06/21
Jordan | Emergency

A day with Zaatari’s social mobilization team

It is 8 am and another sunny working day is starting in Zaatari refugee camp, in the North of Jordan. ACTED social mobilization team gathers in the base camp, where ACTED caravan [...]

2018/06/21
South Sudan | Emergency

A donkey ambulance boosts women healthcare in refugee camps

In 2017, ACTED piloted community-led projects in Maban refugee camps aiming at building community leadership capacity and reinforcing self-management structures – the donkey cart [...]

2018/06/20
Turkey | Development

Towards a new life: Celebrating refugees’ integration through language and skills training

The 20th of June marks World Refugee Day, a day dedicated to raise awareness about the realities lived by refugees around the world and to honour the strength, resilience, courage [...]

2018/06/13
Yemen | Emergency

Joint INGOs statement on the escalation of violence on Hodeidah

Monday, 11 June 2018 – INGOs in Yemen warn of possible catastrophic consequences of any further escalation of violence around the port city Hodeidah. According to credible [...]

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14 June 2018.

International aid groups working in Yemen today expressed outrage at the loss of human life that has resulted from a military assault on Hodeidah city and its...

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2018/06/04 - Nigeria

Distribution of NFI kits by ACTED’s Nigeria mission are underway in the North-East village of Gagiram, where some 10 camps house thousands of IDP families who have fled their homes due to conflict in Nigeria’s Borno state. Funded by UNOCHA, this distribution [...]

2018/04/05 - South Sudan

Radio Salam-99.1 FM is a public radio that provides educative messages toward encouraging positive behavioral change, as well as providing entertainment and for general messages on services available for the host and refugee communities in Maban. The Radio [...]

2018/03/27 - Jordan

On March 22nd, ACTED celebrated the importance of water and its conservation on the occasion of World Water Day with activities in Mafraqgovernorate, and Za’atari and King Abdullah Park refugee camps, with the support of UNICEF. World Water Day holds special [...]

2018/03/19 - Lebanon

 In the protracted crisis in Lebanon and ensuing mass displacement of vulnerable populations, Social Development Centres have become a critical entry point for marginalized communities to access services. Mandated to promote local social development and [...]

2018/03/08 -

 Despite enduring the harsh and otherwise barren dry season in Maban, South Sudan, women living in the Gendrassa and Kaya refugee camps are seeing their vegetable gardens flourish. The innovative perma-garden system is being piloted by ACTED through the [...]

2018/02/28 - Jordan

After the completion of the grey water network in Village 3 of Azraq camp, ACTED handed over the infrastructure to the community-elected WASH committees.On the 28th of February, ACTED celebrated the completion of the grey water network in Village 3 of Azraq [...]

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 [...]