Press releases and statements

Read the latest press releases, news and statements from our Media team.

Haiti earthquake leaves thousands in need

A child receiving malnutrition treatment in Haiti.

Action Against Hunger is mounting a response to the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that hit southern Haiti on Saturday 14 August 2021 and Tropical Storm Grace, which followed.

Ceasefire agreed in Gaza

A young boy caught up in the violence in Gaza

Action Against Hunger will scale up its work in Gaza and continue its dedication to protect and respond to the needs of the population in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

Civil society statement on the protection of civilians in armed conflict

The Covid-19 pandemic has interacted with new, ongoing and protracted conflicts, exacerbating existing inequalities and protection concerns, and contributing to dramatically escalating humanitarian needs including displacement, famine, food insecurity and desperate medical shortfalls.

Our response to the UK aid cuts statement

A woman collects food at a fair organised by Action Against Hunger in Democratic Republic of Congo.

Yesterday’s statement and today’s International Development Committee session on UK official development assistance (ODA) spend have provided none of the clarity we desperately need.