launched on Roxen CMS


11 May 2006

The international development agency ActionAid, who recently established a presence in Sweden, has launched its Swedish web site using Roxen CMS from Roxen Internet Software.

The purpose of the web site is to inform about the organization's goals and work, as well as to raise money from Swedish contributors.

ActionAid has fought against poverty for close to 35 years. Together with local organizations and in close relationship with the poor, ActionAid engages in the struggle against injustice and poverty.

"ActionAid is an internationally established and respected organization. It is of course a great honor for Roxen to work with them", says Staffan Ekholm, CEO at Roxen Internet Software.

"In Sweden we intend to be active on the Internet and get people involved through our web site", says Katinka Lindholm, responsible for fund raising and communication at ActionAid in Sweden.

The launch of has been done in cooperation with the web agency Starring.

About ActionAid

ActionAid was founded 1972 in UK as a child sponsorship charity with focus primarily being to meet immediate needs of poor children. Through the years ActionAid has evolved and widened its scope to eradicate poverty by overcoming its underlying causes. Today the organization concentrates on strengthening and aiding poor people, women and girls. During spring 2006 ActionAid opened a Stockholm office to increase its effort in fighting poverty and injustice. The Swedish branch will actively work on policies, campaigns and fund raising.

About Roxen

Roxen develops web-based editorial and content management tools for multi-channel publishing, i.e. publishing online, in print, to tablets, smartphones and other devices. Customers include Metro International, RTL Nederlands, Shaw Newspapers as well as Princeton University, Randstad and Verizon. Roxen was established in 1994. The head office and development center is located in Linköping, Sweden. Roxen offices are also located in Stockholm, Amsterdam and Chicago.