EMpower, Enriching lives in emerging markets


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EMpower, Enriching lives in emerging markets

Founded in 2000 by financial professionals from the emerging markets community who were “doing well” and also wanted to “do good”, EMpower UK was formed in 2007 out of the interest of emerging markets professionals, from London and Continental Europe, to deploy resources in support of marginalised communities in Emerging (EM) countries.

EMpower provides funding and some technical support to community-based organizations in EM countries that are working to improve the lives of young people in the priority areas of
education ,
health ,
leadership and
livelihoods .

Countries of focus are Argentina, Brazil, China, Colombia, India (Gujarat, Maharashtra, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal), Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Thailand, Turkey and Vietnam.

They support organisations with an annual budget that does not exceed US$ 1.5 million.

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