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Where do we work

As part of the ACT Alliance, Act for Peace works with local organisations around the world, saving lives when disaster strikes and helping to build long-term change. Click on the map above or list of countries below to find out more about some of our work.

  • Afghanistan

    Giving girls a brighter future through improved access to quality education.

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  • Australia

    Advocacy with governments and regional organisations to strengthen refugee protection, as well as support for refugees recently arrived in Australia.

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  • Ethiopia

    Emergency health care for critically ill or injured refugees, as well as ongoing support for vulnerable refugees through counselling and vocational training.

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  • Indonesia & West Papua

    Act for Peace support partners in West Papua to provide training to West Papuans that provides empowerment, raised awareness of HIV/AIDS and skills to promote economic development.

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  • Israel/Palestine

    Healthcare services for vulnerable families, vocational training courses to help young people earn a living, as well as providing a protective presence to vulnerable communities living in the West Bank

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  • Jordan

    Urgently needed food rations, medical care and other kinds of support for Syrian refugees living in urban camps in Jordan.

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  • Myanmar/Burma

    The people of Myanmar have lived through decades of conflict. Hundreds of thousands have fled their homeland for neighbouring Thailand, and now live in refugee camps along the Thailand–Myanmar border.

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  • Pakistan

    Essential healthcare services for rural families, particular child and maternal care, as well as improved access to quality education for girls.

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  • Philippines

    Assisting vulnerable communities to learn how to plan for and respond to disasters, as well as promoting a culture of justice and peace through human rights and advocacy work.

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  • Sri Lanka

    Supporting internally displaced people and refugees in Sri Lanka and in India to ensure they will have the support and skills to rebuild their lives when they return home.

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  • Tonga

    Act for Peace is involved in a Disaster Risk Reduction project which has been rolled out in Fiji, Tonga, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands.

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  • Vanuatu

    Act for Peace has worked with partners in Vanuatu to improve governance and service delivery nationally and locally and train local communities to effectively prepare for natural disasters.

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  • Zimbabwe

    Teaching Conservation Farming techniques to farmers in drought-prone regions to ensure they can grow enough food to feed their families.

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With your help, we’re transforming communities across the world – protecting and saving lives when disaster hits, and helping people build lasting change.

When people across the world come together and take action, huge changes are possible. So, whether you campaign, fundraise, donate or volunteer, you’ll be joining thousands of others who want to help build a better world.

We act for peace, especially by assisting the most conflict and disaster affected communities to be safe.