Success stories

These stories share some of the successes from some of the people we work with, all of which are better equipped for long term poverty reduction thanks to your support.

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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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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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Annual review 2016

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Read how we are upholding Action 10’s four key values: equal partnership, credibility, knowledge sharing & sustainability.

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Many thanks to everybody that helped us raise funds and stop for a chat at the Kungsholmen fair in Stockholm. We hope you all enjoyed Sweden’s national day!

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

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