The Global Greengrants Fund Protecting Indigenous People’s Right

The Global Greengrants Fund is a public charity that seeds environmental action through small grants. The Fund supports change from the ground up by channeling donations to local projects and grassroots campaigns for justice, primarily in the developing world and emerging economies.

Global Greengrants Fund is committed to funding projects that are organized, led, and participated in by women. It support indigenous people to protect their lands and ways of life.

The Global Greengrants Fund provides small grants to grassroots groups for environmental justice primarily in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and island nations.

Thematic Areas

Focus Countries

Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, CambodiaCameroonCanada, Chad, Chile, ChinaColombia, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo DR, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote DIvoire (Ivory Coast), Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Ghana, GuatemalaGuinea, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, TunisiaUganda, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Zambia, Zimbabwe

How to Secure Fund

The Foundation do not accept unsolicited grant proposals. It makes grants to organizations that have been recommended for funding through one of the advisory boards. Advisors work as volunteers to identify groups; to help allocate grantmaking funds among those groups; and to provide on-going mentoring and other assistance to the grantees.

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