• Productive power

    With support from Pact through Smart Power Myanmar, rural entrepreneurs are gaining access to electricity to boost their businesses and incomes.
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  • Building an AIDS-free generation

    See how Pact is empowering girls and young women in Zambia to stay HIV-free through DREAMS.
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  • Celebrating our local partners

    Local partners hold the key to sustainable development. We celebrate them in the new issue of Pact's e-magazine, All In.
    Read the latest issue
  • Building local promise

    Each year, Pact helps transform millions of lives. Join us in our mission to end poverty and marginalization.
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  • 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.
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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

1,756,641

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

Livelihoods

1,311,861

people enjoyed a higher income last year, 92% of them women. Learn how we’re helping families build stronger livelihoods.

Environment and Resilience-Building

250,097

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

794

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

126,076

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

13 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

 
September 4, 2019
Pact is pleased to announce that Carlos Carrazana, a highly respected leader in international development with more than 25 years of global management... read more
 
August 26, 2019
Pact, an international NGO, has closed a subordinated debt investment in Tala, a global fintech. This investment will support Tala’s lending efforts in Kenya,... read more
 
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

Promises Kept