Success stories

Read our success stories and see the huge impact that our programmes have on the most poor and vulnerable people in the world.

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We have helped 350 people in seven rural villages set up their own business. 99% of the loans have been paid back and reinvested into new businesses.

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About us

An unacceptably high 9.6% of the global population lives on $1.90 or less. It is now time for us to reflect on the lessons we have learnt and do things differently

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What we do

Action 10 provides expertise, tools and resources to enable people facing extreme poverty to find a way out. That could be by starting a business, gaining skills or learning new ways to improve what they are already doing. We can help them build for the future.

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Latest blog

Annual Report

Action 10’s founder, Cecilia Öman, on how the international development sector can work better for millions of people in extreme poverty.

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Success stories

Success stories

Here are just a few examples of how the lives of some the worlds most disadvantaged people can be made better through Action 10. 

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Latest News

Upcoming events

Everybody is warmly welcomed to our board meetings. If you wish to attend, please notify:

Next board meeting: 

Date: Tuesday, 2 February 2017  

Time: 6:00- 8:00 pm

Venue: Hosted by Human Rights and Science at Impact hub, Sveavägen 44, Stockholm



Volunteer Spotlight

Milja Norberg

We shine the spotlight on our volunteers and ask them a few questions. Find out what it means to be an Action10 volunteer, get inspired and see how you can get involved yourself!

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More than 90% of Action 10's expenditure is spent on charitable activities

Words from our program partners