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Action Against Hunger (ACF)

For almost 40 years, across nearly 50 countries, ACF has led the global fight against hunger. Saving the lives of children and working with their communities before and after the disaster strikes. ACF enables people to provide for themselves, see their children grow up strong, and build prosperous communities. The organisation constantly searches for more effective solutions, while sharing its knowledge and expertise with the world, pushing for long-term change.

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News Article

Start Fund Bangladesh ready to respond to an in-country crisis

Start Network’s new Bangladesh national fund, Start Fund Bangladesh, is ready for its first crisis alert in a significant development for the humanitarian system

21Apr17

Blog Post

Start Fund Response to Typhoon Nock-Ten

In one of the most unique Start Fund projects to date, ACTED provide an overview of their response to Typhoon Nock-Ten in the Philippines. 

13Feb17

News Article

Start Network seeks organisations to manage new Innovation Labs for crisis preparedness

The Start Network is delighted to announce details of the Disasters and Emergencies Preparedness Programme (DEPP) Innovation Labs has launched a worldwide search for organisations to run the new labs.

05Jan17

News Article

First global humanitarian fund to finance interventions before disasters happen

Aid agencies will be enabled to tackle looming disasters before they have occurred, under a pioneering project being launched today by the Start Network.

30Nov16