Action For Development

Partner Type:
Nongovernmental Organization

Action for Development (AFD) is a nongovernmental organization that works with vulnerable households and communities in Cambodia that are reliant on natural resources as their main source of livelihood. It focuses on natural resource and environment management, climate change adaptation and disaster resilience. The crosscutting themes of gender equity and good governance are central to all projects. Founded in 2006, AFD specializes in providing grassroots education, training, practical skills and capacity building within communities to increase their knowledge of natural resources, make decision-making more democratic among households and improve family livelihoods.