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5 ways that funders approach climate philanthropy

Exploring the assumptions that determine how billions of dollars in climate finance are spent.

October 18, 2018

AfricaAlternative EconomiesFood SovereigntyGrassroots Leadership

Expropriation without compensation: how far can it go?

October 16, 2018

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Leaving on a high note: 9 ways to align your leadership transition with your values

Two outgoing executive directors, Rye Young of Third Wave Fund and Rajasvini Bhansali, former head of Thousand Currents, share their insights and advice.

October 15, 2018


A name you should know: Land rights, gender, and the lasting legacy of Kasturba Gandhi

A conversation with Shashi Ji Tyagi of long-time Thousand Currents partner, GRAVIS

October 10, 2018

Alternative EconomiesClimate JusticeFood SovereigntyGlobalGrassroots Leadership

What powerful climate-focused giving looks like

The most important things you need to know.

September 26, 2018

Food SovereigntyLatin America

5 years, 19 federal courts, and David keeps fighting Goliath

Sharing a brief report from la Demanda Colectiva Maíz, or the Collective Action of Maize, about Mexico's legal battles to protect its native maize and people’s rights to biodiversity.

September 05, 2018


From the woods to the streets to the living room: A homecoming

Lindley Mease’s journey to the CLIMA (Climate Leaders In Movement Action) Fund

September 05, 2018

Alternative EconomiesAsia

How do you spot “empowered” women?

Hint: There is no one way.

August 17, 2018

Alternative EconomiesAsiaClimate JusticeFood SovereigntyGrassroots Leadership

Site visits, seeds, and these “important political times”

An interview with Trishala Deb, Asia Region Program Director, about the team’s recent trip to Nepal and how Thousand Currents does site visits.

August 14, 2018

Latin AmericaUncategorized


Imaginemos un mundo sin ellas.

August 13, 2018