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It's time for polluters to #PayUp4LossAndDamage

COP27 saw a historic decision made on loss and damage, but what comes next?
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On the launch of the Santiago Declaration for Public Services, ActionAid joins hundreds of organisations to demand 'Our Future is Public’

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‘Deadliest year’: Nearly 40 children among over 230 Palestinians killed by Israeli forces and settlers in 2022.

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Esther Nalumbulu and all her Daughters
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ActionAid Zambia reaffirms its position on the IMF Managing Director’s visit.

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Rosemary, an agro-pastoralist and community leader living through climate change impacts in Isiolo, Kenya
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“Climate change is real, and it has brought many challenges.”

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Modern slavery
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Why ActionAid is working to tackle modern slavery     

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Lala, 20, student and PAH volunteer who left her country Belarus because of government human rights violations, and now supports Ukrainian refugees at Hebrenne.
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The Ukraine crisis and the key role of youth

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ActionAid responds to the magnitude 5.7 earthquake which struck on 3rd December
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Indonesia Earthquake aftermath, scenes of hope, despair - and grief

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ActionAid prepares to support thousands of people in flood-ravaged neighbourhoods in Kinshasa, DRC

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Displaced women and children arrive at Hrebenne, a crossing point on the Polish side of the Ukraine-Poland border where ActionAid and partner PAH are working.
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Humanitarian organizations condemn continued attacks on civilian infrastructure leaving people in Ukraine without water, electricity and heating in freezing temperatures

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ActionAid Afghanistan winter emergency appeal

Afghanistan crisis appeal

Freezing temperatures and heavy snowstorms are intensifying an already devastating humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, with more than half the population facing severe hunger and malnutrition.

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