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May 24, 2023

Pact appoints Jeremy Ngunze as new board chair

Today, Pact announced the appointment of Jeremy Ngunze as its new Chair of the Board of Directors. Jeremy brings more than 30 years of experience in financial services and was appointed for his strong leadership and commitment to Pact’s mission to build solutions for human development...

April 24, 2023

Pact wins USAID contract to foster sustainable peace in Ethiopia

USAID has awarded Pact a new peacebuilding contract in Ethiopia. The five-year, $21M contract, Sustainable Peace Activity, will create a platform where USAID/Ethiopia can assist Ethiopian stakeholders in demonstrating greater resilience to prevent and respond to destabilizing...

April 20, 2023

Report reveals Pact’s greenhouse gas emissions halved in first year since net zero pledge

One year after announcing a commitment to net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across its operations by 2030, Pact reveals that its GHG emissions were halved to nearly 2,500 tons of GHG emissions according to the latest figures.

April 4, 2023

Pact wins flagship USAID health contract in Zambia

USAID has awarded its five year, US$120 million Zambia Integrated Health and HIV Activity (Integrated Health) contract to Pact. The project—one of the Biden Administration’s priority initiatives to advance the U.S.

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December 21, 2022

New project to build resilience among families affected by HIV in the Dominican Republic

Pact has received $11.2 million in funding from USAID for a five-year project entitled, “Building Resilience Amongst Affected Families with HIV activity in the Dominican Republic” (Building Resilience). This is a follow-on to Pact’s current Dominican Republic buy-in for the Adolescents...

November 10, 2022

Pact, IREX and CSM-STAND consortium launch project to tackle technology-facilitated gender-based violence globally

In September, the Civil Society and Media - Strengthened Together and Advancing in New Directions (CSM-STAND) program, implem

November 4, 2022

Pact at Evaluation 2022

Pact is pleased to join evaluation leaders from around the world in New Orleans, Louisiana, for Evaluation 2022, the American Evaluation Association's annual conference.

October 11, 2022

CSM-STAND launches Spark, a learning space supporting democracy, human rights and governance

With more than 126 learning resources in 10 languages, the USAID-funded Civil Society and Media Strengthened Together and Advancing in New Directions (CSM-STAND) programs are proud to launch Spark, a space for practice, action, research and knowledge.

September 20, 2022

Pact receives grant to promote peacebuilding activities in Ethiopia

Pact will be implementing an 18-month, $2.3 million program funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor entitled “Mobilizing and Enhancing Local Actors for Peace" (MELA-Peace) in Ethiopia. The project approach emphasizes conflict resolution and...

September 9, 2022

Pact and Solidaridad boost mercury-free gold technology in Ghana

  Pact, in partnership with Solidaridad, is providing five mines with mercury-free processing technologies as part of efforts to support artisanal and small-scale gold miners in Ghana to produce mercury-free gold.


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Pact is a recognized global leader in international development, specializing in the areas of health, livelihoods, environment, governance, energy and more. Our uniquely integrated approach, always adapted to local needs, is transforming lives in each of the nearly 40 countries where we work.
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