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ACTION AGAINST HUNGER FORCED TO CLOSE ITS OFFICE IN MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA

News   •   Sep 19, 2019 18:01 BST

​On Wednesday September 18, Action Against Hunger was ordered by Nigerian army soldiers to close its main office in Maiduguri, Borno state, north eastern Nigeria.

ACTION AGAINST HUNGER STAFF MEMBERS KILLED IN VIOLENCE IN ETHIOPIA

News   •   Sep 06, 2019 06:44 BST

Action Against Hunger confirms that two colleagues were killed in the Gambella region of Ethiopia.

G7 leaders and African partners fail to make solid commitments to tackle Sahel humanitarian crisis

G7 leaders and African partners fail to make solid commitments to tackle Sahel humanitarian crisis

News   •   Aug 28, 2019 08:12 BST

G7 countries put their own strategy interests first as they sideline the urgent humanitarian needs of the region's civilians once again.

​Two Years On: Rohingya Deserve Justice and A Place at the Table

​Two Years On: Rohingya Deserve Justice and A Place at the Table

News   •   Aug 21, 2019 19:02 BST

Action Against Hunger among 61 NGOs warning of worsening crisis in Myanmar and calling for inclusion of refugees on decisions around their safe and voluntary return

ACTION AGAINST HUNGER HOPING FOR RECORD SUPPORT FOR THIS YEAR’S ‘LOVE FOOD GIVE FOOD’ CAMPAIGN

ACTION AGAINST HUNGER HOPING FOR RECORD SUPPORT FOR THIS YEAR’S ‘LOVE FOOD GIVE FOOD’ CAMPAIGN

Press releases   •   Jul 23, 2019 11:01 BST

Action Against Hunger hoping for record support for this year's Love Food Give Food campaign.

STATEMENT: RESPONSE TO 2019 UN FOOD SECURITY REPORT

Press releases   •   Jul 15, 2019 15:46 BST

For the fourth consecutive year, global food insecurity has increased. This is according to ​The 2019 State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World, the UN's flagship report jointly prepared by FAO, IFAD, UNICEF, WFP and WHO.

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

Press releases   •   May 31, 2019 09:27 BST

The eight most serious hunger crises in the world are in conflict-affected countries.

WARRINGTON MUSIC FESTIVAL PLEDGES  TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ACTION AGAINST HUNGER

WARRINGTON MUSIC FESTIVAL PLEDGES TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ACTION AGAINST HUNGER

Press releases   •   May 03, 2019 10:05 BST

Warrington Music Festival is supporting the MealTickets live music fundraising campaign for international humanitarian charity Action Against Hunger.

ALMOST 11 MILLION PEOPLE TO FACE HUNGER CRISIS IN THE SAHEL IN 2019

ALMOST 11 MILLION PEOPLE TO FACE HUNGER CRISIS IN THE SAHEL IN 2019

Press releases   •   May 03, 2019 07:00 BST

• Although the Autumn rains were better than those of former years, a lack of resilience to poor previous harvests, coupled with violence in the border areas of Niger-Mali-Burkina Faso, Lake Chad and Mauritania- Senegal, will exacerbate the 2019 hunger season. • One in five people needing humanitarian assistance globally live in the Sahel, yet this area receives only 12% of the world's aid.

​NEW GUIDELINES TO ENHANCE FOOD INSECURITY AND MALNUTRITION ANALYSIS INCLUDING IN AREAS WITH NO HUMANITARIAN ACCESS

​NEW GUIDELINES TO ENHANCE FOOD INSECURITY AND MALNUTRITION ANALYSIS INCLUDING IN AREAS WITH NO HUMANITARIAN ACCESS

News   •   Apr 25, 2019 06:00 BST

‘Famine Likely’: new classification to boost warning

​VIOLENCE DISPLACES MORE THAN 87,000 IN MALI IN JUST THREE MONTHS

​VIOLENCE DISPLACES MORE THAN 87,000 IN MALI IN JUST THREE MONTHS

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2019 11:56 BST

Humanitarian agencies in northern and central Mali are ringing the alarm bell about their ability to respond to such a rapidly growing humanitarian crisis.

TWO THIRDS OF PEOPLE WITH ACUTE HUNGER LIVE IN 21 COUNTRIES IN CONFLICT: NEW HUNGER FIGURES EVIDENCE THE LINKS BETWEEN WAR AND HUNGER

TWO THIRDS OF PEOPLE WITH ACUTE HUNGER LIVE IN 21 COUNTRIES IN CONFLICT: NEW HUNGER FIGURES EVIDENCE THE LINKS BETWEEN WAR AND HUNGER

News   •   Apr 02, 2019 09:00 BST

• Yemen, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Syria, Nigeria and South Sudan and Sudan were among the eight countries that represent two-thirds - or 72 million people - who faced acute food insecurity last year, according to the Food Security Information Network’s (FSIN) 2019 Global Report on Food Crises.

SAFE DRINKING WATER AND SANITATION ACCESS NEGLECTED BY INTERNATIONAL FUNDING DURING HUMANITARIAN CRISES

​TORRENTIAL RAINS AND FLOODING DISPLACE THOUSANDS IN SOUTHERN AFGHANISTAN

News   •   Mar 18, 2019 11:24 GMT

Heavy rains and flash flooding in southern Afghanistan have left thousands hungry and destitute

CLOSE TO 12 MILLION SYRIANS IN NEED OF HUMANITARIAN AID FOLLOWING EIGHT YEARS OF CONFLICT
YEMEN PLEDGING CONFERENCE, 26 FEBRUARY 2019 - JOINT INGO MESSAGES

YEMEN PLEDGING CONFERENCE, 26 FEBRUARY 2019 - JOINT INGO MESSAGES

News   •   Feb 26, 2019 08:00 GMT

As we approach the 2019 High-Level Pledging Event for Yemen on February 26, humanitarian needs in the country have increased drastically since the escalation of conflict in the country almost four years ago, with an estimated 24 million people or 80% of the population now in need of some form of humanitarian assistance this year.

A CERTAIN RATIO SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST HUNGER’S MEALTICKETS CAMPAIGN ON 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

A CERTAIN RATIO SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST HUNGER’S MEALTICKETS CAMPAIGN ON 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

Press releases   •   Feb 20, 2019 13:00 GMT

The partnership between A Certain Ratio and international humanitarian charity Action Against Hunger raised close to £3,000 in 2018 to help save the lives of malnourished children across the world.