About Us

Action on Poverty (AOP) is an international aid organisation that connects individuals, non-profits, corporates and innovators with developing communities around the world to break the cycle.

With over 50 years of international development experience combined with grassroots networks globally, AOP is the trusted partner for changemakers who want to create a better world. 

AOP specialises in connecting underprivileged communities with philanthropists, business, civil society, and researchers to meet their development goals. Our partners have developed innovative technologies to reduce dengue, helped children access free and effective treatment for clubfoot, and implemented award-winning models for social enterprise. Read more about partnering with us

AOP is a secular and independent NGO. We are fully accredited with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and a member of the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), committed to operating at the highest levels of transparency and accountability.