• Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Foundation, Advocacy NGO
  • Staff6-25
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1972

ActionAid USA

ActionAid is an international network building a just, equitable, and sustainable world in solidarity with communities on the frontlines of poverty and injustice. They know this can only be done by shifting power – towards communities and away from elites – and aid as traditionally practiced does not accomplish this. That’s why they take action in partnership with people on the frontlines of poverty and injustice. Together, they tackle the symptoms of unequal power – poverty, hunger, gender-based violence, climate change, conflict, and disaster – and challenge the ideologies, legal systems, and social norms that lie underneath. ActionAid USA is the U.S. branch of ActionAid International, which works in more than 50 countries to achieve social justice, gender equality, and poverty eradication. They influence U.S. policy and international institutions like the United Nations and elevate marginalized voices in the halls of power.  
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Careers

Job openings over the past year

3Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Executive Director
    United States
  • Executive Director
    United States

Staff at ActionAid USA have experience in

Sectors

  • development
  • international development
  • human rights
  • climate change
  • gender

Funders

  • test
  • world bank group
  • conrad n. hilton foundation
  • mastercard foundation

Countries

  • united states
  • haiti
  • guatemala
  • rwanda
  • canada

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington, DC
  • 1220 L Street NW Suite 725