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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 members act in anticipation of high stakes election in Kenya

The Start Network is enabling aid agencies in Kenya act early to mitigate the risk of election violence, in a new way of working for the humanitarian sector.

09Aug17

Blog Post

Launch of The Future of Aid report

Start Network’s Sarah Barr reports on the launch of Action Against Hunger’s new report The future of aid: INGOs in 2030, produced by the Inter-Agency Regional Analysts Network (IARAN).

26Jul17

Blog Post

Start Fund: rapid response to Marawi crisis

Within a few days of violence erupting in Marawi, Philippines, the Start Fund had been activated, and a consortium of Start members including ACTED, ACF, Oxfam and CRS responded to address the increasing needs of local families. 

19Jul17

Resource

DEPP Case study: International NGOs collaborating on humanitarian surge in Asia

This case study traces the collaboration of seven international humanitarian NGOs in Asia as part of the DEPP's Transforming Surge Capacity project. It identifies the enabling factors that have allowed the involved organisations to collaborate and produce an innovative inter-agency roster for Asia. It also captures what partners have learned from collaborating at a regional level.

12Jul17