Publications

  1. This report is part of ActionAid’s ambitious project to debate, develop and propose strategies for development in a range of poor countries, from Nepal to Nigeria. These strategies aim to provide...
  2. Recent months have seen a number of high profile exposés of the schemes big-name companies such as Google, Apple and Starbucks use to cut billions off their tax bills. The news has shocked a lot of...
  3. Welcome to our Annual Report for 2012, in which we share the achievements and challenges of the first full year of our new strategy, People’s Action to End Poverty.Through a wide and innovative range...
  4. This year we asked each country in the Federation to share some ‘stories of change’ from 2012, to illustrate their impact during the year. This is a selection, demonstrating work towards all of our...
  5. One of the main reasons developing countries are unlikely to achieve many of the Millennium Development Goals, and escape the persistent poverty that plagues even those poorer countries that achieve...
  6. Ten years ago, ActionAid embarked on a journey that would change the organization profoundly. Through the creation of a federation where each country member participates equally in decision-making...
  7. ActionAid, African Union Commission and ONE Campaign held a high level panel discussion as part of the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). ...
  8. Tax havens have recently become big news, as well as big business. But amidst all the scandals of ministerial Swiss bank accounts and celebrity tax avoiders, there has been much less discussion of...
  9. With this report, ActionAid Kenya analyses the current investment patterns/priorities of local budgets in Kenya and provide alternative models of investment for local and/or county governments in...
  10. Disasters, climate change impacts and conflict affect millions of people every year. They unleash considerable misery by destroying livelihoods and causing huge and often irreversible damage to the...
  11. Kenya Women’s National Charter chart out a program that will bring positive change and meaningful realization of women’s rights, empowerment, and welfare, in all spheres of our lives. These include...
  12. A Study analysing Kenya’s Foreign Reserves and the Impact of the $$760 Million Loan (From the IMF) to Kenya’s Development.
  13. ActionAid uses Human Rights Based Approach as a programming model to tackle structural causes of poverty and injustice through empowerment, solidarity and campaigns. AAIR will work with partners...
  14. A collection of amazing and inspiring stories of our work with women smallholder farmers in Rwanda.
  15. In March 2013 the European Commission produced a report on the impacts of EU biofuels policies on people and their rights to food and land globally. With this research report and summary, ActionAid...
  16. In March 2013 the European Commission produced a report on the impacts of EU biofuels policies on people and their rights to food and land globally. With this research report and summary, ActionAid...
  17. The potential of land rights to contribute to gender equality – observations from Guatemala, India and Sierra Leone.For many years, activists have campaigned for women’s rights to access, control,...
  18. ActionAid’s strategy 2012-2017 (People’s Action to End Poverty) commits us to working with young people. In doing so, we will:Mobilise youth to take sustained action;Work with poor, marginalised and...
  19. It is now well recognized that women and girls around the world face violence, sexual harassment and abuse in many of the spaces that they inhabit – their homes, workplaces, educational institutes,...