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

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Looking back at our work over the past year
Strengthening indigenous women’s lives and communities, one garden at a time
Working around the world to reclaim the right to seeds and to a dignified life
Looking at the impact of the Occupation, settlements and the Separation Wall
Advancing powerful and effective strategies to feed the planet and limit the damages wrought by industrial agriculture
Placing the rights of people and communities ahead of corporate interests
Help send emergency support to civil society groups in this time of tremendous need

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Grassroots International was, and continues to be my dream organization and job! Back in 2005, I chose – much to the consternation of family and friends – to come to Grassroots instead of a much...
The names of four children jutted out from my computer’s screen like daggers on the list of the dead by name as I refreshed it. Memories of children laughing while flying kites on a beach in Gaza...
Grassroots International has longstanding relationships with community-based organizations in the region, which can help get resources – such as medical supplies, food, and water – where they are...
As a group of us from Grassroots’ staff participated in an action to support a divestment campaign targeting corporations that profit from the occupation of Palestine, the words of our Palestinian...
The words from the Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore came to my mind when I first saw Israel’s illegal wall in the West Bank in 2006. They signify a vision of what a just peace can (and should) be, for...
A Palestinian youth is arrested by Israeli soldiers for throwing stones during a
Imagine if three teenagers where you live disappeared, and, in response, authorities began to raid, terrorize, and arrest the population at large. That is what has happened in the last few weeks...