We’re a big, bold international development organisation working with the poorest women and children around the world. We fundraise, we campaign and we work together to change lives, for good.
Why join us
We're forward thinking
Be part of a value driven, forward thinking organisation, focused on achieving long-term change.
Contribute to a broad range of activities in 45 countries combatting violence, badly paid work and lack of access to education.
Working with ActionAid you'll help change the lives of the poorest, most disadvantaged women and children in the world – for good.
Our people say
Whether it is tax justice, violence against women and girls, or women’s economic inequality, ActionAid doesn’t shy away from the tough issues – it tackles them head on.
Alison Holder. Director of Policy, Advocacy and Programmes (Interim)
ActionAid won my heart. Every day around the world small victories are won by the people we work with because we have listened to their needs and supported them to shape a better future. That is what keeps me coming to work every day.
Janet Convery. Director of Public Engagement
What we've achieved together in 2015.
People living on the brink of survival helped
People received emergency assistance
Women in 22 countries gained more control of land they farm