ACTED has been present and registered in Pakistan since 1995, with active presence in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Sindh and Punjab provinces. ACTED Pakistan has been responding to emergencies caused by conflicts and natural disasters, notably focusing on food security and livelihood opportunities, while supporting their recovery and investing the development sectors.
In 2016, ACTED provided 1,153,580 crises-affected people with assistance and protection supporting their basic human right to life with dignity. 89,353 people were assisted through access to income generation and/or wealth creation activities for supporting their recovery and building their resilience. 26,629 individuals were assisted through disaster mitigation activities, while 297,047 crises affected people were provided integrated multi-sectoral assistance – shelter; water, sanitation and hygiene; food security and livelihood assistance.