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Urgent Support Needed for Pastoralist and Agro-Pastoralist Households Impacted by the Desert Locust Crisis during the COVID-19 Pandemic

The worst outbreak of desert locusts in 70 years threatens to decimate rangeland and crops in the Horn of Africa and potentially the Sahel. There is risk of a Rift Valley Fever outbreak that further threatens livestock and human health. COVID-19 is already disrupting markets, driving up food prices, squeezing small businesses and limiting livestock trade in addition to the direct health impacts. Ongoing conflict…

Helping Flood-affected Households to recover

Bardera town experiences cyclical river flooding as a result of heavy rains in the Juba Basin and the Ethiopian highlands.…

Life in conflict-affected areas in Eastern Ukraine

Despite its disappearance from the international media spotlight, the conflict in Eastern Ukraine is still ongoing. Seven years on, civilians,…

Update on ACTED’s Response to the Beirut Explosion

As rescue workers continue to trawl through the ruins of Beirut’s port area for survivors three days after the blast which decimated the Lebanese capital, ACTED is mobilising all available staff to provide immediate assistance to those hit hardest.

Building a community center to facilitate community information sharing

Baidoa currently hosts the largest IDP settlements in South-Central Somalia, as a result of the protracted conflict and consecutive shocks…

Increased access to safe, sufficient and reachable drinking water

Through this project, ACTED’s team in Somalia are aiming to improve access to safe, clean and sufficient drinking water for…

A global NGO – ACTED missions work together and learn from each other to improve water security in Europe and the Middle East

Sustainable Development Goal 6 is clear: water for all. But despite that the fact that water is a human right,…

ACTED celebrates World Bee Day with beekeepers in Ibb

The production of honey in Yemen has been a tradition since the 10th century and is an important way of…

Video: Update on the current status of Covid-19 in Afghanistan

While infection rates in Afghanistan at first appeared meagre in comparison to other States, the month of May saw an eight to ten-fold increase in confirmed cases of Covid-19. Areas facing the highest infection rates remain population centres such as Kabul and Herat, as well as communities living towards the western border with Iran. An article in Le Monde newspaper one week ago carried a…

“I am better at my job than most men”

When one pictures a construction worker or a carpenter, the first thought for many is that this person is going…

La guerre au Yémen continue de faire rage et entre dans sa sixième année sans qu'une fin claire ne soit…

As inflation soars across Yemen, ACTED provides immediate cash assistance

The war in Yemen continues to rage into its sixth year with no clear end in sight. Communities have had…

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