• 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
  • Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Vietnam

    In the Mekong Delta region, women are owning their futures with our WORTH program.
    Watch the video
  • Hello. Are you circumcised?

    In Swaziland, we're fighting HIV with male circumcision – one decision at a time.
    See the story
  • Pact. Present. Future.

    As the world's challenges continue to evolve, so too does Pact.
    Read our annual report
  • Rebuilding stronger after Nepal's earthquakes

    With a unique post-disaster recovery model, Nepalis are building much more than water systems.
    Watch the video

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.

Health

2,563,087

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

Livelihoods

1,196,246

people enjoyed a higher income last year, 91% of them women. Learn how we’re helping families build stronger livelihoods.

Natural Resource Management

286,095

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

999

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.

Governance

224,840

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.

Markets

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

 
September 19, 2017
Businesses, international organizations and NGOs have joined forces to end child labour, hazardous working conditions, pollution and the environmental damage... read more
 
September 17, 2017
This week, Pact joins world leaders and development stakeholders in New York City during the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly. The week... read more
 
August 30, 2017
On Wednesday, Pact and Microsoft Corp. announced an expanded partnership to address child labor in mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Microsoft... read more

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