Action Africa Help International (AAH-I) is a regional African-led non-governmental organisation that supports livelihood-challenged communities in East and Southern Africa to sustainably improve their well-being and standard of living.


experience working with communities in conflict and post-conflict situations  including refugees, internally displaced people and host communities.


programmes in South Sudan, Uganda, Zambia, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Somalia, and Kenya that promote ownership, relevance and sustainability.

Our Work


Food and Income Security

Asset 2



Education and Life Skills


Disaster Risk Reduction and Management


Strengthen Organizational Effectiveness


Cross Cutting Issues

Supporting Global Commitments

Latest News

Women refugees turn hair styling skills into a women group business

I can do auto mechanics, me

Self-help group of refugees from Kakuma recognised by the tony elumelu foundation entrepreneurship programme

Mid-twenties refugee caregiver of 7 children succeeds in business in refugee settlement

Health and referral services enables beneficiary cure a six-year tumor


AAH-I’s approach is built on strong partnerships. This includes: partnerships at different l evelswith community, NGO, research, academic, government and private sector partners, partnerships across different sectors, particularly, health, education, WASH and livelihoods, partnerships for delivery of contracts, grants and research projects. We also welcome linking with individual supporters. 

Show Your Support

Contributions from generous individuals, foundations, corporations and government entities directly support all AAH-I programs. The work we’ve been able to do because of these donations has transformed challenged livelihoods across the African continent. These stories show that you couldn’t make a better investment.