A nonprofit international development organization founded in 1971, Pact works on the ground in nearly 40 countries to improve the lives of those who are challenged by poverty and marginalization. They strive for a world where all people are heard, capable and vibrant.
Pact is a leader in developing systemic solutions to development challenges. An international development organization working on the ground in 40 countries across Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas, Pact helps improve the lives of those challenged by poverty and marginalization. They strive for a world where everyone owns their future.
For nearly 50 years, Pact has helped measurably improve millions of lives through a holistic approach to development that has targeted the root causes of poverty and marginalization. Today, they build systemic solutions in partnership with local organizations, businesses and governments to foster thriving, resilient communities where people are heard, capable and vibrant.
They accelerate these solutions by bringing together diverse partners – businesses, governments, investors, NGOs – to generate shared prosperity through market solutions that yield social good. By leveraging local knowledge and expertise and data, they deliver measurable results and promote evidence-based decision-making at all levels. Using a range of tools and methodologies such as human-center design and applied political economy analysis, they deliver the most value to communities.
Pact is committed to becoming a force owned by the people it serves, with the freedom and agility needed to create a world where everyone owns their future. They define their own worth by whether they can make that world a reality.See more