• Transforming lives measurably

    We're committed to sharing the results of our global programming in our annual Measuring Pact's Mission report.
    Read the 2017 report
  • Energy for prosperity

    With renewable energy, Pact is changing the game for rural communities.
    Read about our new global initiative
  • Taking an ecosystems approach

    Resilience to climate change. Economic development. Healthy ecosystems. This is what our FISH project in Malawi is all about.
    See the photo story
  • 'The Way Forward' in rural Myanmar

    Across the country's Dry Zone, villages are leading their own development with Pact's support.
    Read the story
  • The dark secret powering your cell phone

    With the new Global Battery Alliance, Pact is joining businesses and organizations around the world to build a responsible value chain.
    Learn more

An international development organization at work in nearly 40 countries, Pact is the promise of a better future for all those who are challenged by poverty and marginalization.

Pact’s integrated approach focuses on
systemic changes needed to improve people’s lives.



people gained access to better health and social services last year. Learn how we’re improving health in countries around the world.



people enjoyed a higher income last year, 95% of them women. Learn how we’re helping families build stronger livelihoods.

Natural Resource Management


people benefited from improved natural resource management last year. See how we’re helping communities sustainably benefit from the natural resources around them.

Capacity Development


local organizations gained capacity to more effectively serve their communities last year. Learn how we’re strengthening local NGOs and nonprofits to create lasting change.



citizens took part in Pact-supported initiatives last year that resulted in positive state-society engagement. See how we’re fostering inclusive, transparent and accountable governance in countries around the globe.


17 projects

leveraged business and markets as a force for positive change. Learn how we’re strengthening local economies and building markets based on safe, non-exploitative practices.

Latest News

May 21, 2018
Pact is pleased to become the latest endorser of the Minimum Standards for Mainstreaming Gender Equality. The Standards set internal and programmatic... read more
May 2, 2018
Today, Pact announced the launch of a new global initiative called Energy for Prosperity (E4P) to improve energy access in low- and middle-income communities... read more
March 27, 2018
Pact has received a new award from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to build the enabling environment for effective community-... read more

Promises Kept