Publications

  1. ‘Climate Smart Agriculture’ is gaining increasing attention among governments, NGOs, academics, corporations and international policy spaces. As proponents attempt to use the climate negotiations at...
  2. When the Millennium Development Goals were agreed nearly a decade and a half ago, there was a problem. Agreeing to halve poverty may have been a laudable goal, though many would have said that...
  3. To tackle tax dodging, the G8 and G20 mandated the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) to lead on the ‘base erosion and profit shifting’ (BEPS) process. Yet a year into the...
  4. At ActionAid, we believe that people living in poverty can lead the fight to end poverty.We work with millions of the poorest and most excluded people - particularly women - making long-term...
  5. The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs funded ActionAid International to implement the Women’s Rights to Sustainable Livelihoods project in Ghana and Rwanda between 2012 and 2015. The purpose of the...
  6. This report and the attached financial statements bring together the activities and financial position of all of the entities that work under the name ActionAid International. 
  7. Inclusive Disaster Risk Management (DRM) is about equality of rights and opportunities, dignity of the individual, acknowledging diversity, and contributing to resilience for everyone, not leaving...
  8. Financing for Education: Let's Make Aid RedundantOn 26th June in Brussels the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) is seeking to raise $3.5 billion in a replenishment event...
  9. How the world is paving the way for corporate land grabs"For millions of people living in the world’s poorest countries, access to land is a matter not of wealth, but of survival, identity and...
  10.  A thriving private sector that provides decent jobs and generates revenue is an essential component of a successful development strategy. International donors are currently very interested in...
  11. Illicit financial flows deprive Africa of billions of dollars each year, more than is received in overseas development aid or foreign direct investment combined.  Up to two-thirds of these...
  12. This policy governs staff who work for the International Secretariat (IS) and whose contracts are administered by the IS Human Resources Team in Johannesburg, South Africa. For all other IS staff,...
  13. This report is the culmination of five years’ implementation of ActionAid’s multi-country project, Stop Violence Against Girls in School, an initiative in Ghana, Kenya and Mozambique. The project was...
  14. In 2003, the Maputo Declaration of the African Union stated that, within five years, 10 per cent of the budgets of member states would be dedicated to agriculture. Ten years on, despite spending...