Grassroots political empowerment
Mobilising women and minority candidates for 2012 legislative and municipal elections is the latest initiative in a program to increase women and marginalised groups in decision making
Positive changes on gender
Working with traditional rulers and structures , together with their communities, has lead to women having a voice in decision making and positive changes of cultural practices that disadvantaged women
Facilitating sustainable environmental management
Working with forest dependent and communities living in and around protected areas and relevant government agencies to seek better ways to manage forests that provides inclusive benefits at local, national and international levels.
Promoting good governance
Voicing concerns and providing opportunities for voicing via lobbying and advocacy initiatives such as a local governance forum created by grassroot change agents and Right to Food Movement
Effective dissemination of information
Producing simplified and practical manuals and guides to enhance community knowledge on topics as diverse as climate change, HIV work place policies, public investment budget, laws on protected areas, human rights, governance and democracy.