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  • Girls from ActionAid's safe school programme in Serang, Indonesia.

    Indonesia

    Posted 23 April 2021

    ActionAid works in Indonesia on women's rights and provides aid duing emergencies like the Indonesian tsunami of 2018.

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  • Women are at the forefront of trying to alleviate hunger during the coronavirus crisis

    Coronavirus: Millions facing hunger around the world

    Posted in Blog on 22 April 2020

    Vulnerable people in Africa, Asia and Latin America are facing a double emergency from hunger and Covid-19, as the pandemic is affecting food supply and shutting down livelihoods of millions who are already subsiding on very little. Find out how coronavirus is pushing people to hunger.

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  • Students at Baan Don Sai School, a successful small school model in Thailand run by ActionAid Thailand and the Small School Network.

    Thailand

    Posted 16 April 2019

    ActionAid has been working in Thailand since 2001 and is helping to prevent and control the spread of coronavirus through small schools.

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  • Maria, 6, draws at an ActionAid centre in Zarqa, Jordan. Her family has been living in Jordan for three years since they fled the crisis in Syria.

    Jordan

    Posted 10 April 2019

    ActionAid has worked Jordan since 2005. We focus on supporting refugees as part of our humanitarian response, promoting youth participation in politics and support women's rights in Jordan. 

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  • A 7-year-old injured boy, whose mother and young sister remain missing, receives treatment after strong earthquake on October 1, 2018 in Palu, Indonesia

    Launch of the DEC Indonesia Tsunami Appeal

    Posted in Blog on 3 October 2018

    A DEC appeal has been launched to respond to the Indonesia tsunami and earthquake, with the Government matching the first £2 million of donations through Aid Match. 

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  • Emergency tents in Donggala, Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami Appeal

    Indonesia tsunami 2018: key facts

    Posted in Blog on 3 October 2018

    The Indonesia tsunami and earthquake that hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday 28 Sep has devastated everything in its path. With access to the affected areas difficult and communications down, the full scale of this tragedy is not yet known. Our local ActionAid team is bringing essential supplies to those who have lost everything and are without power, water or shelter. Read on for key facts and figures about the crisis. 

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