Stop the killer in the kitchen
Household smoke kills more people every year than TB, AIDS and malaria
– but these are deaths that could be prevented
Watch our 360° virtual reality video
See what it is like to cook on an open fire in a Nepalese home in our new virtual reality video
Making a difference
Last year Practical Action helped 1.7 million people with the simple solutions they need to change their lives
The right idea can change lives
Through technology, poor communities can build on their skills and knowledge, and transform their lives forever
News from our blogs
If you were to ask a class of pupils 'What takes more lives every year than malaria, AIDS and TB added together?'
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Working worldwide to fight poverty
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Policy & practice
We actively share knowledge and seek to influence the policy and practice of others to build greater benefits for all.