Working together with Savings Groups, Shared Action Africa empowers rural women and youth by providing access to a network of financial solutions for economic empowerment that is socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable.
We envision a world where everyone has the opportunity to reach their potential, while serving as a steward to create a more sustainable planet.
We leverage the social capital built through savings groups to build wealth and .
And together, we build wealth in communities that can be reinvested to address issues in food security, nutrition, farm incomes and education.
We contribute to a sustainable world through our work and the communities we serve by combining long-term economic value, environmental stewardship, and social responsibility.
● Grassroots Entrepreneurship
We believe in community led solutions that create jobs for women and youth and scale green business models that are ecological for the land and improve livelihoods for families and future generations to come..
● Gender Equality
We believe in equal opportunities for all humankind and by expanding economic opportunities for women and the youth, we build a more inclusive community and provide a platform for real change
We are committed to nurturing innovation and scaling up evidence based innovations for sustainable impact through strong local communities, organizations and effective and efficient programs
● Cooperative Governance
We believe in community led models of business ownership that empower members to be active participants in decision making that foster cooperation, accountability, shared resources and scale impact for the common good.