• Bridging the ASM data gap

    Artisanal and small-scale mining provides a critical livelihood to millions, but its contributions to global development aren't recognized. With the Delve database and first 'State of the ASM Sector' report, Pact and The World Bank are changing that.
    See the report & learn more about Delve
  • 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
  • Advancing gender equality around the globe

    On International Women's Day and every day, Pact empowers women to improve their lives and the lives of others.
    See the story
  • Building inclusivity
    in Ukraine

    Through the ENGAGE project, Pact and its local partners are supporting marginalized groups to take an active role in Ukrainian society.
    Watch the video
  • Small Can Be Life-Changing

    With Pact's support, small-scale gemstone miners in Tanzania are earning more and improving their families' futures.
    See the photo story

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.


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

April 24, 2019
Over 40 million people globally work in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) 10 million people living in 40 countries in sub-Saharan Africa are directly... read more
March 15, 2019
Pact is proud to announce its membership in Alliance 8.7, an inclusive global partnership committed to achieving Target 8.7 of the 2030 Sustainable Development... read more
February 26, 2019
Kozo Girls, a Pact-supported social enterprise run by young Zambian women, was chosen as a finalist in CARE's Scale X Design Accelerator competition. Competing... read more

Promises Kept