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
All of us at Grassroots International celebrate the courage and life of Berta Cáceres
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

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Since 1989, our partner the Association in the Settlement Areas of the State of Maranhão (ASSEMA) has organized thousands of women-headed rural families in Northeast Brazil to expand access to rights...
Since the Brazilian Senate voted to impeach President Dilma Rousseff last month, the country of Brazil has made a sharp turn to the right (politically). Millions of Brazilians have taken to the...
On Sunday morning, the unthinkable happened… again. A gunman armed with legally acquired assault weapons opened fire on a crowded dance floor in a gay bar in Orlando, Florida. He shot more than 100...
Carlos
This Father’s Day we celebrate three men who courageously strive to overcome adversity and improve the lives of their families and of their communities. Carlos Marentes, Sr., Antonal Mortimer, and...
In May I participated in the first-ever World March of Women-US Chapter Feminist Organizing School. This training engaged World March of Women-US (WMW-US) member organizations – including Grassroots...
When Ben Achtenberg and his wife Emily joined the Grassroots International delegation to Mexico, he brought his camera and an eye for picture-taking, along with a deep history of engagement with...