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Ways you can get involved to help ActionAid change lives for good

This Christmas, why not set up a regular gift that could help a girl all year round.

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Daw Su Sun Than works for a women's network in Yangon, Myanmar
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Raise awareness of the hardships facing refugees as they risk everything in their search for safety.

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ActionAid is an international charity working in over 45 countries. We work with the poorest women and girls in the world, changing their lives for good.

Our local staff provide immediate, hands-on support to women and children living on the margins of survival. Together we demand action at local, national and international level. We don’t walk away until we’ve achieved lasting change.
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Gemma Chan and other female UK actors support our Safe from Harm campaign
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"They didn't believe me." Gemma Chan lends her voice to keep girls safe from harm

Claire Wilkinson 08 Dec 2016

Gemma Chan, Andrea Riseborough, Jane Horrocks, Jaime Winstone and Laura Carmichael star in our powerful new film, to raise awareness of the violence and exploitation faced by girls across the world.

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Human traffickers look like you or me

Dorcas Erskine 07 Dec 2016

Human trafficking is modern day slavery. Learn where and why it happens, and how ActionAid works to tackle and abolish trafficking.

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