Appeals & Response Plans
- Egypt: Floods - Oct 2016
- Syria/Iraq: Polio Outbreak - Oct 2013
- Egypt: Floods - Jan 2010
- Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic - Apr 2009
- Egypt: Landslide - Sep 2008
- Locusts - Aug 2004
- Egypt: Floods - Nov 1994
- Sudan/Egypt: Earthquakes - Aug 1993
- Egypt: Earthquake - Oct 1992
- Egypt: Floods Due To Canal Collapse - Dec 1991
Maps & Infographics
Over five years of violence in Syria, approaching its sixth year in March 2017; the crisis has brought death and destruction to Syria. Millions of people have been forced from their homes or have fled the country. Many of them are children. Around 6.3 million people are displaced inside Syria, 5 million people live in besieged cities and hard-to-reach areas, and 4.8 million refugees live in the neighboring countries and beyond.
ACT Alliance urges countries attending a donor conference for the rebuilding of Gaza this weekend to stand in solidarity with the people of the war-torn region by making generous funding pledges.
The international meeting on the reconstruction of Gaza on October 12 in Cairo will be chaired by Egypt and Norway.
Donors at the conference must also offer political support for a change to the status quo in order to help end the cycle of destruction and reconstruction, ACT says.
Support to People Affected by the Conflict in Libya - LBY111
Appeal Target: US$ 2,236,037
Balance Requested: US$ 1,590,218
Geneva, 17 May 2011
Appeal Target: US$ 1,024,103
Geneva, 30 March 2011
The conflict in Libya between Gaddafi's government and opposition forces which started on 16 February 2011 has resulted in violence in Libya, which has predominantly affected the main towns along the northern coast. According to the most recent UN OCHA report, more than 376,000 persons, mainly migrant workers, have fled Libya since 20 February.
- Brief description of the emergency
The week-long conflict between Gadhafi's government and opposition forces has resulted in riots and violence in Libya. According to a March 1 report from UN OCHA, around 147,000 have fled Libya since 20 February. The majority (75,000) have crossed into Tunisia
- 69,000 went to Egypt and 3,000 people have gone south to Niger. Most of the fleeing people are migrant workers from Egypt, Pakistan, Sudan and other countries who fear for their lives if they remain.