Our vision, mission and values

Our vision: For all people to transcend the injustice, indignity, and inequality of entrenched poverty

Our mission: To empower local changemakers to break the cycle of poverty in their communities

Our values: As we work towards achieving our mission, we commit to the following core values:

  • upholding the dignity and human rights of every individual
  • dealing truthfully, honestly and transparently at all times
  • supporting communities to help themselves
  • undertaking activities that address the needs and interests identified by the people with whom we are working
  • being accountable to all our development partners
  • operating with a spirit of collaboration in achieving common objectives
  • maximising the impact of donor contributions
  • respecting the environment
  • providing challenging, supportive and safe work environments where people can improve their skills and knowledge
Action on Poverty

Action on Poverty