ActionAid's Emergency Response

Women around the world are on the frontlines of a triple crisis. As the coronavirus pandemic hits the world’s poorest countries it is compounding economic disadvantage and the impacts of climate change. ActionAid is working with local women on the frontlines to respond to this triple emergency.
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Women make up 70% of those living in poverty and face injustices on a daily basis.

We're working with movements of women around the world to achieve:

1 Economic Justice for Women

We work in solidarity with women living in poverty and exclusion for just economic policies and a more equitable redistribution of resources.

2 Women's Rights in Emergencies

We are fighting for a world where women are resilient in the face of increasing humanitarian crises and leading preparedness, response and recovery efforts to secure their rights in emergencies.

3 Climate Justice for Women

We resource women to raise their voices for alternative policies and systems that promote resilience and climate justice, and reduce the worst impacts of climate change.

Together we've supported 500,000 women and their communities across 45 countries to achieve positive change and access to their human rights.

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Make an IMPACT

A regular gift from you lets us plan ahead knowing we have your support.

Together we can ensure women are safe from harm and that they have the tools and resources to create long lasting change in their communities.

Join the ActionAid community of 60,000 passionate activists and leaders working together with local women to amplify the voices of women around the world.

Will you help create lasting change? 

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