Partners for Development (PfD) is a global organization that partners with community organizations and others to adapt innovative but tested solutions to meet local needs.

In all our programs, PfD delivers sustainable solutions to poverty via the participation of local organizations that take responsibility for and ownership of activities. Working with and through local partners results in lasting change. Our partners range from informal, community-based groups to local government agencies to businesses to national advocacy organizations.

LOCAL SOLUTIONS. SUSTAINABLE OUTCOMES.

PfD is committed to value for money, delivering results, and developing the talent of partner and PfD staff. PfD has proven ability to work effectively in challenging and underserved environments.

MISSION AND VISION

PfD is a not-for-profit organization whose employees and volunteers work in partnership with local and international groups to improve quality of life of vulnerable people in underserved communities. We envision a more just, peaceful, and environmentally sustainable world. We also seek to empower people through training, education, and access to resources to help create more vibrant and resilient communities with more accountable leadership.

PfD aspires to be a premier organization for grassroot human and economic development that partners with community organizations to adapt innovative but tested solutions to local needs. PfD is committed to value for money; delivering results; and development of talent of PfD staff and partners.  PfD has demonstrated capabilities in working effectively in challenging and underserved environments.

OUR IMPACT

PfD is distinguished not only by what we do, but how we do it. The name ‘Partners for Development’ summarizes our approach of working collaboratively with a range of groups to achieve sustainable change. PfD’s overarching goal is to strengthen and improve conditions of rural communities that are vulnerable due to poverty, inaccessibility, conflict or other forms of upheaval. PfD creates and delivers sustainable solutions that result in: