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We address the root causes of poverty by working with local communities to identify their needs and make long-term changes in food security, health, livelihoods, education and more. Explore our program areas below and read some stories from the field.

child with goat

Food security

We target underweight and malnourished communities to eliminate hunger and improve nutrition.

FOOD SECURITY

Environment

We help communities increase their resilience to climate change, recover from natural disasters and protect their ecosystems.

ENVIRONMENT

Health

We combat some of the biggest killers in developing countries, especially of children under five, including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

HEALTH
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Storyworld

Explore our online, multimedia learning platform for school students highlighting development issues in Hoa Binh, Vietnam.

STORYWORLD

Fisherman

Livelihoods

We address the root causes of poverty by empowering people to establish their own sustainable means of living.

LIVELIHOODS
Woman gardening

Governance

Good governance fosters peaceful, prosperous, stable and fair societies – a precondition for poverty reduction.

GOVERNANCE

Water and sanitation

We implement water sanitation and hygiene (WASH) programs that target marginalised communities, women and children.

WATER AND SANITATION
Action on Poverty

Action on Poverty