Africa Humanitarian Action

African Humanitarian Action (AHA) provides humanitarian assistance and development services to populations and communities, notably refugees and displaced persons, which have been affected by instability, disaster, and poverty in Africa. 


AHA's vision is an African continent with open borders, completely free of refugees, stateless persons, internally displaced persons or forced migrants.


AHA's mission is to:

  • Respond to crises, conflicts and disasters relating to refugees and returnees, displaced persons and migrants irrespective of the origin or cause of their needs,
  • Inform and advise the international community, governments, the civil society, and the private sector on humanitarian issues of concern to Africa; and promote collaboration among them accordingly,
  • Build partnerships and collaboration with national and local authorities, non-governmental organizations civil society and academia in Africa,
  • Aspire to build and maintain African early warning capacity, regional rosters of competent disaster personnel, enable and empower local organizations.

P.O. Box 110
Code 1250
Addis Ababa