• What can you learn from 10 million miners?

    The artisanal and small-scale mining sector is critical to developing communities. That's why, with the World Bank, we're launching DELVE.
    Learn more
  • When water means peace

    Pact is helping to stem conflict, violence and extremism in East Africa. One way is with water.
    See the story
  • Pact is the promise
    of a better tomorrow

    Our WORTH program is one of many that is helping people
    to own their futures.
    Watch the video
  • 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

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

2,563,087

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

 
January 27, 2017
Christian Loucq, M.D., who joined Pact nearly two years ago as its officer in charge of global engagement and strategy, has been appointed the international... read more
 
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

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