ACTED (French: Agence d'Aide à la Coopération Technique Et au Développement), formerly 'Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development', is a French humanitarian NGO established in 1993. It is a non-governmental, non-political and non-profit organization committed to supporting vulnerable populations around the world. ACTED's teams work in 36 countries, responding to emergency situations, whilst also supporting rehabilitation and development. ACTED implements more than 450 projects a year reaching 8 million people, with a c. €200 million budget and more than 400 international staff and 4,300 national staff. ACTED has its head office in Paris and network offices in London and Washington, D.C.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2020): Marie-Pierre Caley
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Bertrand Gallet
Leader gender: Male