Updates & Analysis

We are Hiring!

Click this link to submit your application. GGJ National Organizer – Green New Deal Applications Due: Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Start date projected for early-mid May, 2020. Flexible Location. During…

It Takes Roots Delegation to Havana, Cuba 2019

#ItTakesRoots delegation members- comprised of Grassroots Global Justice Alliance, Climate Justice Alliance, Indigenous Environmental Network, and Right to the City Alliance members, as well as representatives from the Movement for…

Our Work

Global Wellbeing

Buenvivir (or “well-being” / “living well”) is an age-old concept that became more globally popularized after the World People’s Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth in April 2010. Members of Grassroots Global Justice felt a deep...

Grassroots Feminism

BUILD A JUST TRANSITION TO A FEMINIST ECONOMY What is Grassroots Feminism? Grassroots feminism is a worldview and political practice rooted in the realities and interests of women, queer, trans, and non binary people who have been harmed by the...

Anti-Militarism

“Militarism is a root cause of a number of our global and domestic issues. It prioritizes and glorifies the expansion and aggressive use of formal, organized state violence to further state interests. It threatens and harms the self-determination of people ...

Movement Building

Building the Bigger WE GGJ is committed to engaging in grassroots movement building to strengthen collective alignment and power. While we remain rooted in the critical organizing happening at the local level, given the scope of the challenges we face, ...

Testimonials

"GGJ offers the opportunity for a platform of a transnational and global character that is not just about one movement, but many struggles that are part of one."

— Isabel Vinent Grimany, Deputy Director, Florida Immigrant Coalition

Featured Programs

World March of Women

The World March of Women (WMW) is a global feminist action network. The WMW started in 1995 as a call for women to march and take action around issues of…

GGJ at the United Nations’ Conference of Parties

Since 2009, GGJ has led delegations to the Conference of Parties (COP) organized by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Copenhagen, Denmark (COP15 – 2009), Cancún,…

Featured Resources

ITR Webinar- GGJ on Grassroots Feminism

On the road to our May 2020 convening, It Takes Roots launched an ITR political education online training series focused on ITR alliances’ core political frameworks and theories of change. 
GGJ’s Grassroots Feminisms organizers led us in discussing Grassroots Feminism....