In preparing for this Summit, Allison Davis, Global Greengrants' Deputy Director of Programs, has learned a great deal about how our grants support women’s groups and interests all over the world. Here are four themes that have risen to the top.
The riches hidden within Timor Island’s lush rainforests are extraordinary and problematic. Timor’s indigenous people consider the soil, water, stone, and trees their own bodies. But these fertile mountains are also rich in oil, gas, gold, and marble. This is the story of one woman leading a fight to save her people's sacred lands.
We enable those who believe everyone deserves a healthy environment to support grassroots campaigns and community-led projects for a more just and sustainable world.
Local communities know the challenges they face. With the right financial support, they can care for the environment while also gaining a voice in their own future.