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AHA at UNHCR’s 65th ExCom

AHA’s President, Dr. Dawit Zawde, delivered a statement during the High Level Segment of the 65th Annual Session of UNHCR’s Executive Committee. In his deliberation, Dr. Zawde stressed the valuable contributions of indigenous humanitarian actors a...

African Child Day in Namibia

On the 16th of June every year, the African Union and its Partners celebrate the Day of the African Child (DAC), in commemoration of the 1976 protests by school children in Soweto, South Africa. The students protested against an education desig...

AHA at the UN Security Council’s Arria Formula

Organized by Chile and Australia, AHA will take part in the May 30 Arria Formula meeting on the protection of internally displaced persons. AHA will draw on its experience of 20 years working with displaced persons and on its partnership and involve...

C.A.R. Crisis

AHA has recently completed a humanitarian assessment mission in the C.A.R. and finalized the legal procedures required to become operational in the country.   With the primary aim of assisting displaced persons through health care and nutrition, AH...

In Focus

AHA is in the front lines responding to the Ebola outbreak in Liberia. 16 cases have so far been reported with five confirmed cases in Nimba County where AHA is operational.

A full Situation Report on the outbreak and AHA’s response can be found here.




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