Christian Aid has a vision – an end to poverty – and we believe that vision can become a reality.
Working globally for profound change that eradicates the causes of poverty, Christian Aid works through in-country partner organisations, striving to achieve equality, dignity and freedom for all, regardless of faith or nationality. We are part of a wider movement for social justice. We provide urgent, practical and effective assistance where need is great, tackling the effects of poverty as well as its root causes.
Our essential purpose
- to expose the scandal of poverty
- to help in practical ways to root poverty out from the world
- to challenge and change structures and systems that favour the rich and powerful over the poor and marginalised
- to can hold governments and institutions to account and tackle the causes of poverty head on through campaign action.