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ActionAid Malawi (AAM) General Assembly says it is impressed with the organisation’s interventions in Machinga District. The members made the remarks on Thursday, 28th June, after touring various interventions the organization is implementing in the district.

2017 was a special year for ActionAid Vietnam (AAV). It marks the 25th anniversary of ActionAid’s working alongside Vietnam in poverty reduction and development. Through 25 years of operation, AAV...
Organizers: ActionAid Bangladesh (AAB), Centre for Peace and Justice (CPJ) and Centre for Genocide Studies (CGS).Location: Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Building, University of Dhaka, Dhaka,...

Hanoi 25th November 2017, at the Ho Guom walking street, the award ceremony of the space creation competition: "Public toilets design" in 2017 was held. The competition was organized by ActionAid Vietnam in cooperation with Aid for social protection program Foundation Vietnam, LALINPA Foundation, FAT and the Department of Civil Architecture, Faculty & Planning, University of Civil Engineering, with the desire to call for attention and action of the community, especially the youth to build the safe city for women and girls. Activities also aim to respond to Action Month for Women and Girls launched by the National Committee for Gender Equality.

Palestinians in Gaza are suffering the effects of a deepening electricity crisis following the shut-down of Gaza’s sole power plant in mid-April after fuel supplies dried up.  Over one month on...

ActionAid is actively responding to the drought disaster in Kenya through various quick interventions.

In the last two weeks, the organization delivered food to 96,000 people, most of who are in the worst affected counties.

The Government of Kenya declared the drought a national disaster in February and called on international support in order to deliver humanitarian services to 2.7 million people. ActionAid works in 10 out of the 15 most affected counties with an estimated population of 1.5 million people.

I have driven on this road before, not as an aid worker but an activist in wildlife issues. I looked to my left as our vehicle slowed down on the river just before Labasarek town in Isiolo County....
During normal times, Chepochepkoi Peter, 36 year old mother of six, made a decent living selling charcoal and firewood. She sold her merchandise by the roadside to neighbours and travelers. With this...