Urgent Earthquake Response in Morocco Urgent Earthquake Response in Turkey and Syria East Africa Food Crisis Horn of Africa Drought Relief

ActionAid USA

Org #868
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
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ActionAid is an international network building a just, equitable, and sustainable world in solidarity with communities on the frontlines of poverty and injustice. Together, we tackle the symptoms of unequal power - poverty, hunger, gender-based violence, climate change, conflict, and disaster - and challenge the ideologies, legal systems, and social norms that lie underneath. Our vision of the world is one in which every person enjoys the right to a life of dignity, freedom from poverty and all forms of oppression. With your support, we can make that vision a reality. Recently, we've seen existing inequalities exacerbated by the onset of the global pandemic, more frequent humanitaria... read more

Projects (41)

Support Rohingya refugee women
Bangladesh / Gender Equality
Action Fund
United States / Justice and Human Rights
Haiti Earthquake Relief
Haiti / Disaster Response
Global Coronavirus Relief
Nepal / Disaster Response
Support for Ethiopia
Ethiopia / Disaster Response
Support for Afghanistan
Afghanistan / Disaster Response
East Africa Food Crisis
Kenya / Disaster Response
Stand with Palestine
Palestine / Disaster Response
Horn of Africa Drought Relief
Kenya / Disaster Response
ActionAid's Pakistan Flood Relief
Pakistan / Disaster Response
Nepal Earthquake Relief
Nepal / Disaster Response
Italy Earthquake Relief
Italy / Disaster Response
Hurricane Matthew Relief in Haiti
Haiti / Disaster Response
East Africa Food Crisis
Ethiopia / Food Security
Sierra Leone Mudslide Relief
Sierra Leone / Disaster Response
Support Syrian Refugees
Lebanon / Justice and Human Rights
Kerala devastated by floods
India / Disaster Response
Cyclone Fani relief
India / Disaster Response
Indonesia floods response
Indonesia / Disaster Response
Cyclone Amphan women-led response
India / Disaster Response
Floods in India and Bangladesh
Bangladesh / Disaster Response
COVID-19 Help for India
India / COVID-19
COVID-19 Help for Nepal
Nepal / COVID-19
Tonga Tsunami Relief
Tonga / Disaster Response
Nigeria Flood Response
Nigeria / Disaster Response
Indonesia Earthquake Response
Indonesia / Disaster Response
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Project Leaders
Ehab Elsawaf
Ehab Elsawaf
Katherine Coe
Katherine Coe
Ehab Elsawaf, Meredith Slater, Richard Payling-Wright, Brandon Wu
Organization Information
1220 L St NW Suite 725
Washington, DC 20005
United States
Organization Information
1220 L St NW Suite 725
Washington, DC 20005
United States

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Sep 16, 2023
Responding to Multiple Crises
Thank you for supporting this project. I am writing today to share some updates about our work following Haiti’s 2021 earthquake. We appreciate you taking your time to learn and act in response...
Sep 16, 2023
COVID: We're Still Here
Thank you for supporting ActionAid’s global coronavirusresponse. I’m writing to share some updates on our work. Though we are three years out from...
Sep 15, 2023
Responding to Twin Crises
 We are thankful for your support of this project. I am writing to share some updates from ActionAid's emergency response to a food and migrant crisis in Ethiopia.  In addition to...
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