• Safer prosperity

    From Zimbabwe to Myanmar, Pact is partnering with small-scale gold miners to help them reduce their use of mercury to safely earn income they rely on.
    See the photo story
  • Building democracy
    from the ground up

    In post-Soviet Ukraine, many citizens don’t take part in civic life – a critical part of democracy. Pact is helping Ukrainian civil society to take on this challenge.
    Watch the video
  • Introducing Moyo Gems

    To empower women miners and reform the global gemstone sector, Pact and its partners are building an ethical supply chain from the ground up.
    Read the story
  • 'All In' for transformational change

    The latest issue of All In, Pact's e-magazine, explores the future of international development.
    Read the new issue
  • Measuring our mission

    Each year, Pact measures and reports the results of our global work. In 2018, we helped transform millions of lives.
    See the new report

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

2,500,299

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

Livelihoods

1,192,606

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

Natural Resource Management

436,841

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

1,192

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

153,026

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

9 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

 
July 26, 2019
Pact has received a new award from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to help counter illegal activities including child labor,... read more
 
June 25, 2019
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded Pact and a consortium of leading global HIV/AIDS partners a five-year, $195 million grant,... read more
 
June 5, 2019
Pact, an international NGO, has completed an investment as a limited partner in LeapFrog Emerging Consumer Fund III—the only NGO to invest in the Fund.... read more

Promises Kept