AfricaClimate Justice

Stop the Durban Port Expansion Project

Help us to persuade the South African Government to drop the South Durban Port and Petro-Chemical Expansion for the betterment of local communities and society at large, and, if they disagree, launch…

March 27, 2014

What We Do

Martin Luther King Jr. and Thousand Currents’ path for social justice

By Rajasvini Bhansali, former Thousand Currents Executive Director The temptation to self-aggrandize and self-congratulate when a process of consultation and participatory evaluation results in a new revised theory of change is strong.

January 29, 2014

GlobalGrassroots Leadership

Theory of Change Outlines Vision for International Development and Philanthropy

January 1, 2014 International Development Exchange (IDEX)* is pleased to announce the release of its newly revised Theory of Change. Illustrated in an eye-catching infographic, the Theory of Change is a result…

January 01, 2014

Alternative EconomiesGlobal

Supporting the Solidarity Economy

Thousand Currents participated in and supported a Regional Agroecology Learning Exchange in Chiapas, Mexico, from September 24 to 26. Dozens of participants from Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Panama, Cuba, Canada,…

September 27, 2013

AsiaGrassroots Leadership

Dr. Prakash Tyagi

Dr. Prakash Tyagi, the Director of GRAVIS, is a medical doctor and public health professional. Following the footsteps of his parents, Sashi and L.C. Tyagi, the…

September 26, 2013

Food SovereigntyLatin America

Live-tweeting from the Regional Agroecology Learning Exchange in Chiapas

Through the Agroecology Collaborative, Thousand Currents participated in and supported a Regional Agroecology Learning Exchange in Chiapas, Mexico, hosted and organized by Thousand Currents partner…

September 25, 2013

AsiaGrassroots Leadership

Practices for environmental stewardship

By Yeshica Weerasekera, Thousand Currents’ former Director of Program Partnerships In this last post about our partner visits following the Agroecology Learning Exchange in Rajasthan, we share how…

August 28, 2013

AsiaFood Sovereignty

Watching Agroecology in Action

By Yeshica Weerasekera, Thousand Currents’ former Director of Program Partnerships Continuing our series on partner visits following the Agroecology Learning Exchange in Rajasthan, we bring you a glimpse…

August 23, 2013

AsiaGrassroots Leadership

Self-help Groups: A Key to Community Organizing and Agency

By Yeshica Weerasekera, Thousand Currents’ former Director of Program Partnerships Following the Agroecology Learning Exchange in Jelu-Gagari, we visited our partner Sahyog Sansthan in southern Rajasthan (India). Pivotal to Sahyog’s work is organizing groups…

August 16, 2013

AsiaFood Sovereignty

First Regional Agroecology Learning Exchange, India

By Rajiv Khanna, Thousand Currents Director of Philanthropic Partnerships From April 23 to 25, 2013 participants from seven different organizations in the US, Nepal and India gathered in the searing heat of…

June 05, 2013