• 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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
  • The power of Impact Investing

    With two new partnerships, Pact's impact investment group, Pact Ventures, is transforming lives.
    Read more
  • Energy for prosperity

    With renewable energy, Pact is changing the game for rural communities.
    Read about our new global initiative

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

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
January 29, 2019
Pact, an international, nonprofit development organization, announced today it has named Michelle Jones as its new chief human capital officer, where she will... read more

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