Advancing the human right to land, water and food around the world through strategic grantmaking and advocacy.

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Looking at the impact of the Occupation, settlements and the Separation Wall
Looking back at our work over the past year
Placing the rights of people and communities ahead of corporate interests
Advancing powerful and effective strategies to feed the planet and limit the damages wrought by industrial agriculture
All of us at Grassroots International celebrate the courage and life of Berta Cáceres

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As food activists work to localize food systems in the United States, small farmers who sell their food locally still produce around 80 percent of the food in sub-Saharan Africa. But that does not...
The US Food Sovereignty Alliance (USFSA) named the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) and the Farmworker Association of Florida (FWAF) as the honorees for the eighth annual Food...
We join our partners in Brazil in denouncing the recent vote to oust democratically elected president Dilma Rousseff from Brazil. The parliamentary procedures, led by known corrupt politicians,...
Protester holding a sign reading: Democracia (Democracy)
As the Olympic Games come to a close in Rio de Janeiro, non-governmental organizations and unions in the United States are condemning the impeachment process against Brazil’s president. A public...
Efforts to lead Haiti to self-sufficiency face a slew of chronic obstacles, including political gridlock or instability, severe environmental degradation, neglected rural infrastructure, and chronic...
Ricot Jean-Pierre
No social and political changes can be achieved without the men and women who dedicate their lives to the improvement of their communities' living conditions. Ricot Jean-Pierre is one of them. As the...