Publications

Action Against Hunger South Sudan, T.Frank
Action Against Hunger South Sudan, T.Frank

Action Against Hunger’s international network produces a variety of published works from context analysis and regional assessments to community surveys and field reports.

Recent Publications

Meta-Evaluation of ACF Fresh Food Voucher Programs

January, 2012

As a leading partner in the Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP), Action Against Hunger plays a key role in both applying and evaluating new methods for delivering aid to crisis-hit populations. By issuing cash-backed vouchers instead of material goods, organizations like Action Against Hunger can ensure that those affected by emergencies are able to get what they most need, while local vendors are not put out of business by distributions of free food and supplies.

Afghanistan: Hawala Cash Transfers for Food Assistance and Livelihood Protection

January, 2012

At Action Against Hunger, we have a history of pioneering the application of cutting-edge tools and techniques to old, persistent problems in aid and development. In that tradition, we are a leading partner of the Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP).

South Sudan: Cash Grants to Support Income Generating Activities

January, 2012

At Action Against Hunger, we have a history of pioneering the application of cutting-edge tools and techniques to old, persistent problems in aid and development. In that tradition, we are a leading partner of the Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP).

Guidelines: For the integrated management of severe acute malnutrition: In- and out-patient treatment

December, 2011

Guidelines surrounding the integrated approach to to SAM on the principle basis that treating of the diseases in the malnourished is different from the normally nourished. 

Food Security and Livelihoods Monitoring and Evaluation Guidelines: A Practical Guide for Field Workers

October, 2011

These guidelines have been developed to address the series of changes in ACF's operating context to: ecourage best practice in M&E for ACF; introduce a common harmonized approach to and understanding of the purpose of M&E; ensure M&E activities across a project cycle are in line with ACF Project Cycle Management; be accountable to ACF stakeholders and; supplement existing thematic ACF guidance. The goal is to harmonise and standardise monitoring information collected throughout the various countries programmes and projects implemented by ACF FSL teams all...

Caught in the Conflict

August, 2011

Action Against Hunger | ACF International’s first intervention in Pakistan was in 1979 in the context of the Afghan crisis and the arrival of thousands of Afghan refugees. After the country-wide torrential rains which began in late July 2010 and affected 17.2 million people, ACF scaled up its programs responding to the emergency, initially with life-saving activities and later on with livelihoods restoration.

Children Hygiene and Sanitation Training: ACF South Sudan

August, 2011

ACF South Sudan's methodology in children hygiene promotion in Warrap state. 

Food Security & Livelihoods Surveillance: A practical guide for field workers

June, 2011

This guide book serves to support the mandate of ACF in the fight against malnutrition by providing a methodological, technical and practical reference tool for the implementation of Food Security and Livelihoods Surveillance Systems. It is a review and update of the 2006 ACF publication, "Methodological Approach for Food Security Assessment and Surveillance". 

Changing Climates, Changing Lives: ADAPTATION STRATEGIES OF PASTORAL AND AGRO-PASTORAL COMMUNITIES IN ETHIOPIA AND MALI

June, 2010

This joint publication analyzes the reactions of pastoralists and agro-pastorialists in Ethiopia and Mali to climate change shocks and stressers. Examining the implications of local perceptions to climate change, this technical report offers policy recommendations that promote food security and climate-resilient livelihoods.

Food Security and Livelihoods Assessments: A Practical Guide for Field Workers (French)

April, 2010

This publication guides field workers on how to implement specific aspects of different food security and livelihood programs. Based on Action Against Hunger’s experiences and investigations over the past 10 years in the field, this manual highlights technical tools and intervention principles that can be implemented in various projects.

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Action Against Hunger is a global humanitarian organization that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. We save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure everyone can access clean water, food, training and healthcare. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger.