Whether you're an individual, organisation, Trust or Foundation, we'd love to talk to you.

If you'd like to discuss any of the above opportunities - get in touch with Sarah today!

Please contact our Philanthropy and Partnerships Manager, Sarah Bayjoo on 
+61 9565 9111 or email: [email protected]

Together, with our donors and partners, we are bringing about lasting change for women across the globe.

Our most generous supporters will be warmly welcomed into the ActionAid family through:

  • Invitations to exclusive events and field visits – offering you the opportunity to meet with ActionAid staff in Australia and on the ground, experiencing the impact of your support firsthand and broadening your community of like-minded people.
  • Personalised progress updates – you will receive regular reports on how your contribution is making a difference to women’s lives.
  • Acknowledgement of support – you have the option to have your support acknowledged on our website, in our Annual Report and in other publications we produce.
  • A dedicated point of contact – offering you a personalised point of contact at ActionAid Australia who is available to ensure that your questions and requests for information are answered transparently and efficiently, and to keep you connected to the ActionAid family.

How will your donation make an impact? Here are some of the programs you could help support


We’re supporting women to farm using sustainable, climate-resilient methods, and come together in collectives to access their rights, and empower themselves and each other.


We’re supporting women to lead the ongoing recovery from the 2015 Nepal earthquakes, ensuring the protection of women’s rights and psycho-social support for those continuing to experience trauma.


We’re supporting women to lead initiatives that increase the resilience of vulnerable communities to the risk of future disasters.


We’re supporting community leaders to implement positive social change in their communities, and are connecting women clothing producers to global markets through an innovative social enterprise.


We’re supporting women to create and campaign for safe urban environments. We’re also supporting communities to become more resilient to future disasters and campaign for their land rights.

The Philippines

We’re supporting women to build the resilience of their communities to climate change and increasing emergencies, and to mobilise around protection of women’s rights.


We supported the ongoing local and women-led recovery from Cyclone Winston, and through the Shifting the Power Coalition are supporting women from across the Pacific to engage with local, regional, national and international humanitarian actors to promote women’s leadership.


We’re supporting forums for women and girls to advocate for their rights, as well as provide leadership in emergencies and preparing for disasters.


We’re building a movement of Australians who campaign, organise, and fundraise in solidarity with women around the world fighting for their rights in the face of poverty and injustice.


We’re working to protect the rights of women mine workers, and are supporting women farmers to campaign for their rights and access protection centres.


In Indonesia, we are working alongside YAPPIKA-ActionAid to strengthen the resilience of disaster-affected communities through women’s leadership in sustainable disaster recovery programs.


We’re supporting women to campaign for their economic rights and opportunities, ensuring they have access to sustainable livelihoods.


We’re supporting women to lead the response and recovery efforts following Hurricane Mathew.


ActionAid’s women-led humanitarian response to Hurricane Matthew supported women and the most vulnerable members of Grand Anse to secure their safety and train in women’s rights and protection.


We’re supporting women in communities to build their influence and leadership in response to climate crisis, and to demand their land rights.

South Africa

We are supporting women and their communities in Eastern and Southern Africa to have greater decision-making power and control over natural resources, and to develop people-centred mining charters.

South Africa

We’re supporting women and their communities to increase their capacity to claim and protect their human rights by articulating their aspirations and developing people-centred mining charters.

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We're a proud member of the Emergency Action Alliance

The EAA is a collection of charities, uniting in our efforts to streamline the way Australians support and donate to overseas communities affected by humanitarian disasters.

The alliance will allow for funds to be distributed rapidly to areas where the money is most needed. More people will be supported, and communities will be able to heal and rebuild faster than ever before.

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We are a registered charity and work in partnership with the Australian government

ActionAid Australia is a Registered Charity with the Australian Charities and Not for Profits Commission, and we are a member of the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID).