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Fund-supported Groups Are Tackling Hunger On World Food Day

October 16 is World Food Day and to mark this date, we’re sharing the stories of three groups that, with the Fund’s support, are ensuring families and communities do not go hungry. Food security is a basic human right, nd it’s one that Fund-supported activists have worked to advance for years.

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Protesting for Reform in Thailand

September 22, 2020 by Marianne Mollmann
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In Uganda, Community Radio Educates People About COVID-19—and Human Rights

September 9, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Meet the Nationwide Coalition Supporting Human Rights Defenders in Kenya

August 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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A Hotline Providing Hope for Women Facing Abuse in El Salvador

August 18, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Working to Address Remote Learning Gaps in Uganda

August 6, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Nepali Laborers Win a Decisive Victory in Northern India

July 30, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Opening Doors of Dialogue during COVID-19

July 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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How Are Human Rights Defenders Responding to COVID-19?

July 15, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Celebrate Pride With This Tunisian Comic about LGBTQ Life in Lockdown

June 30, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Creating a Lifeline for Domestic Workers in India

June 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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UPDATE: Ugandan Activists Rally to Defend Arrested LGBTQ Youth

June 9, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Ensuring Answers for Families of Migrants Lost to the Pandemic

June 5, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Nigerian Civil Society Pushes Back on Draconian Disease Bill

May 21, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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In Sierra Leone, Community Leaders Are Learning from the Ebola Crisis to Safeguard Children

May 15, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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As Myanmar’s Military Advances, Karen Groups Call for Peace – and Offer Relief

May 13, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Local Leaders Fight for Rights and Relief on India’s Tea Plantations

May 4, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Local Leaders Combat Food Insecurity in Honduras

April 27, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Protecting the Planet and Its People Go Hand-in-Hand

April 22, 2020 by Cheryl Blowers
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Facing Restrictive Emergency Measures, Nigerian Activists Unite To Overcome

April 14, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Meet the Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines Helping Communities Face the Pandemic

April 9, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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The Legacies of Cherished Colleagues Are Powering Cutting-Edge Work in Latin America

April 7, 2020 by David Mattingly
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Pivoting to Protect the Health and Rights of Migrants in Morocco

April 3, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Honduran Police Abuse Pandemic Powers, Local Activists Push Back

April 1, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Supporting Indian Workers Whose Livelihoods Disappeared Overnight

March 27, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Kenya’s Coastal Community Comes Together to Form COVID-19 Response Team

March 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Indigenous Group Brings Case to Top International Court—and Wins

January 30, 2020 by Cooper Hewell
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Six Grassroots Activists and Organisations Leading the Way in 2020

January 17, 2020 by Cooper Hewell
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Hope in Action: Taking on Corporate Crimes in Thailand

December 10, 2019 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Hope in Action: Funding Frontline Activism Around the World

December 3, 2019 by Akwasi Aidoo
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Hope in Action: Speaking Out Against Silence in India

November 26, 2019 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Hope in Action: Standing Up for Children in Sierra Leone

November 19, 2019 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Hope in Action: Fighting for Human Rights

November 5, 2019 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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900 Days and Counting: Protesting Corporate Land Grabs and Pollution in Honduras

October 1, 2019 by Cheryl Blowers
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Mobilizing for Change: How Amal is Building a Stronger Future in Tunisia

August 16, 2019 by Cheryl Blowers
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Cattrachas: the lesbian collective in Honduras tracking anti-LGBTQ violence and disrupting bias

June 21, 2019 by Ryan Winstead
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5 Groundbreaking LGBTQ Activists to Celebrate this Pride

June 10, 2019 by Cheryl Blowers
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Meet the Mothers and Grandmothers Reuniting Migrants and the Families Left Behind

May 10, 2019 by Cheryl Blowers
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In Tunisia, Unmarried Mothers are Outcasts. One Fund Grantee is Working to Change That.

March 26, 2019 by Cheryl Blowers
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6 Women Human Rights Defenders You Should Know

March 8, 2019 by Cheryl Blowers
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Strength in Numbers: A Ugandan Community’s Struggle to Keep Their Land

December 14, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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This Human Rights Day, We’re Celebrating Defenders Worldwide

December 10, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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“We will stay here for 100 years,” Women factory workers hold a year-long sit-in for their rights

December 3, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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How NAPE is helping Ugandan communities prevent hunger and protect their land

October 16, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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Justice for Women, By Women: How Women-run Courts Are Changing the Game in India

September 21, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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Indian Activists Celebrate Herstoric Supreme Court Ruling on Sexual Rights

September 13, 2018 by David Mattingly
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How Sana Shree became a trans rights trailblazer in India

July 18, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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Turning victims into survivors: SOFEPADI’s fight against sexual violence in the DRC

June 11, 2018 by Chloe Gilot
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“She is a seed that has multiplied” How the murder of Berta Cáceres launched a movement

May 29, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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True Resilience: Fund grantees refuse to back down during escalating crackdowns in Honduras

February 28, 2018 by Carolyn Ziv
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How a Trip to Guatemala Solidified my Belief in Grassroots Grantmaking

February 6, 2018 by John Peterson
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“I feel that a weight has been lifted:” Migrants’ rights activists gain tools to help grieving families cope, in photos

January 17, 2018 by Naima Allcock
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Migrants’ Rights Defender Helena Maleno Won’t be Muzzled

December 26, 2017 by Carolyn Ziv
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Celebrating Sisterhood: How Single Women Across India Forged Their Own Community

December 21, 2017 by Ryan Winstead
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Motorbikes and Rough Terrain: How Sandra Meets Villagers in Remote Uganda Where They Are

December 20, 2017 by Ryan Winstead
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Nevertheless, She Persists: How Burundian Activist Pamella Mubeza Overcomes Taboos to Improve Women’s Sexual Health

December 13, 2017 by Robin Pierro
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“Something Must be Done:” Why Nymia Simbulan Risks It All for Filipino Human Rights

December 11, 2017 by Carolyn Ziv
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“We Are the Firewall:” Alfred Brownell on Rights, Risk, and Resilience in Liberia

December 8, 2017 by Carolyn Ziv
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Courage Under Fire: Burundian Activist Pierre Claver Mbonimpa Honored for Lifelong Bravery

October 31, 2017 by Carolyn Ziv
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Speaking Out: How Fund Grantees Are Working to Support the Rohingya in Burma

October 13, 2017 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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In Guatemala, Molina Theissen case moves closer to trial after 36 years

October 6, 2017 by Clare Nangle
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41 girls burned to death in Guatemalan “safe home,” trials begin

August 23, 2017 by Zahraa Saheb
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To prevent violence against women and girls, community leaders come together

August 16, 2017 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Years of LGBTI Activism in the Philippines Nearing Landmark Victory

June 27, 2017 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Only 25% of kids in the DRC have birth certificates. Mothers are changing that.

May 12, 2017 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Justice for Migrants: Sharing lessons between Latin America and the Euro-Mediterranean

May 10, 2017 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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The NextGen leader championing women & minorities

March 16, 2017 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Giving human rights activists the tools they need to save lives

December 23, 2016 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Jan Sahas: Helping victims of violence in India demand justice

December 21, 2016 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Chloée’s Journey Part 2

December 18, 2016 by Chloée Ponchelet
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48 hours in the life of Fund grantee Caminando

December 17, 2016 by Chloée Ponchelet
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Using the SASA! Model to prevent violence against women in Uganda

December 16, 2016 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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5 things funders should know about the impact of human rights activism

November 11, 2019 by Fund for Global Human Rights

How can human rights funders be sure that their money is making a difference? Measuring the effectiveness of a grant can be tricky – it’s often hard to see the real impact of the work activists do. But the need is as great as ever.

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