ACTIONAID 2014 ANNUAL REPORT
The 2014 year has been both exciting and demanding, with a focus on consolidating our work, team, internal systems and processes, as well as systematising partnership processes to reflect our ideology of empowerment. It was the second year of implementation for our five-year strategic plan: Building local, Bridging global
South Africa’s classification as a middle income country and its general recognition as a functional democracy has resulted in many historical donors de- prioritising South Africa, while others have withdrawn entirely. This has contributed to a deepening crisis or civil society with an alarming rate of organisational closures.