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10th anniversary

As you may have heard, it’s our 10th anniversary! At Evidence Action, part of how we celebrate is to dig into the best available data, use rigorous methods, and develop the most robust impact estimates that we can. We’re proud to convey how much impact we’ve created — together — over the last decade.

In case you missed it: We’ve reached over half a billion people with our interventions. We’ve saved 15,000 lives of children under five. We’ve provided over 10 million people with access to safe water. And we’ve delivered 1.8 billion deworming treatments.

Our committed staff drive this unprecedented impact. I recently returned from visiting our offices in Uganda, Kenya, Malawi, and India. Throughout my conversations with staff, I was struck by how clear-eyed and focused our teams are to achieving our ambitious mission. We’re now nearly 800 strong, all united behind our mandate of scaling evidence-based and cost-effective programs that dramatically reduce the burden of poverty.

Thank you for your support. I hope the updates and insights below keep you inspired and motivated — because we’ve got even bigger plans ahead!

Here’s to the next ten years!

Kanika Bahl


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Think big

Updates on our programs, recent insights, and the latest on evidence and impact.

All grown up — celebrating Evidence Action’s next chapter

We are thrilled to usher in our next decade with a refreshed brand identity, redesigned website, and new program names to better convey our aspirations for the road ahead.

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Evidence Action wins Charity Navigator Community Choice Award

We're thrilled to announce we’ve won this award, which highlights organizations that have made significant impacts in their communities and have garnered widespread support from donors and advocates. Thanks to all who voted for us!

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Opinion: Courage over convention — new ideas to get the SDGs on track

What can global development do differently to catalyze results? Our CEO, Kanika Bahl, offers insights from our first decade: rethinking delivery, elevating outcomes, and providing greater value for money in the fight to alleviate poverty.

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Act urgently

Opportunities to support, engage, and learn more about our work.

Celebrate a decade of outsized impact with us

This year marks our 10th anniversary!

We invite you to explore the inspiring stories we’ve collected – hear from our cofounder, Christina Riechers, our research partners Michael Kremer and Edward Miguel, team members around the world, and more! Celebrate with us →

Plan ahead for year-end giving dates

Don’t miss your chance to make a tax-deductible gift for 2023

If you’re planning to make a tax-deductible gift this year, here’s a round up of recommended deadlines you’ll want to be aware of: Make your gift today

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We have several exciting career opportunities available around the world – come make a difference with us!

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A recent impact assessment reveals our work has resulted in an extraordinary reduction in parasitic worm prevalence in Kenya! The rate of soil-transmitted helminth infection among children has dramatically declined from 32.3% in 2012 to just 5.8% in 2022. We’ve also calculated that our deworming work over the past decade has produced $23 billion in productivity gains!

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