• Pact is the promise
    of a better tomorrow.

    Our Mines to Markets program is one of many that is helping people
    to be healthier, to earn a dignified living, and to benefit
    from the sustainable use of natural resources.
    Learn More
  • NOW IS BETTER THAN BEFORE

    For a Pact mothers group in Nigeria, income & empowerment have changed everything.
    See the story
  • New e-magazine on integrated development

    Pact's inaugural issue of 'All In' is available now.
    Read Now
  • STAMPING OUT INTOLERANCE

    We see intolerance as one of the greatest challenges of our time. Our submission to the MacArthur Foundation's 100 & Change competition seeks to end it.
    Watch the video
  • Our Integrated Approach at Work Worldwide

    Our latest annual report highlights how Pact's integrated approach to development is transforming lives around the globe.
    Read the report

An international development organization at work in more than 30 countries, Pact is the promise of a better future for all those who are poor and marginalized.

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

Health

2.3 million

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

Livelihoods

883,523

people enjoyed a higher income last year, 97% of them women. Learn how we’re helping families build stronger livelihoods.

Natural Resource Management

115,016

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

1,106

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

108,141

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

24 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

 
November 22, 2016
The IDH Tin Working Group has commissioned Pact, an international nonprofit headquartered in Washington, D.C., to assess the occupational health and safety... read more
 
October 28, 2016
This week, Pact and Qualcomm Incorporated expand our collaboration to tackle critical issues facing mining communities in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The... read more
 
October 24, 2016
Pact recently received a new award from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to transform the lives of vulnerable Tanzanian children and young... read more

Promises Kept