The main focus of the organization is to provide children with an education. The organization aims to fight poverty and injustice worldwide. http://www.actionaid.org/main.aspx?PageID=6
ActionAid take advantage of their 30 years of knowledge and experience in fighting poverty. They apply the following principles in all their work:
• we work together with poor people, local partners and organisations in combating poverty
• We focus on fighting against the causes of poverty, not just the results.
The study will focus on the ActionAid organization; the approach in the development of people internationally will be presented. This is an organization that works by utilising local partners in the fight to end poverty. The organization’s heart of what they do is in their project in Africa, Asia and Latin America. They have developed projects that enable people living in poverty to claim their rights. Their staff where hired from different part of the world, 89% of their 1,787 staff are from developing countries. Their staffs are being handled by their Human Resource Department who are responsible in the learning and developing process of the staff.
The ActionAid Organization has been successfully developed from British charity to international anti-poverty NGO. The success of the organization is because of its very well trained staff. The organization consists of different nationalities and each nationality has its own framework.