Impact Story: My Village Organization- Phnom Penh, Cambodia
My Village Organization operates in the Northeast
provinces of Cambodia, working for indigenous peoples' rights and natural resources management.
Organization for Rural Development- Jinja, Uganda
Organization for Rural Development is a grassroots NGO dedicated to improving the quality of life in rural communities, particularly for women, in the city of Jinja, Uganda.
Impact Story: International Rivers- Berkeley, CA
International Rivers' work is at the heart of the global struggle to protect rivers and the rights of communities.
Action for Environment and Communities- Kampong Chnang, Cambodia
Action for Environment and Communities (AEC) works to help create a society that is just and humane with gender equality and economic opportunity.
Association of Uganda Professional Women in Agriculture & Environment- Kampala, Uganda
AUPWAE was founded in 1992 to improve the welfare of rural Ugandan women and girls.
Mekong Watch- Tokyo, Japan
October 2012 - Based in Tokyo, Mekong Watch combines research and advocacy to prevent the negative environmental and social impacts of development in the Mekong Region.
Compatible Technology International- St. Paul, MN
December 18, 2014 - Compatible Technology International creates practical tools to help impoverished communities in developing countries overcome critical food and water challenges.
Root Capital Inc.- Cambridge, MA
May 12, 2015 - Root Capital was created in 1999 to finance rural small and growing businesses that aggregate smallholder farmers with limited or no access to credit.
Centre for Integrated Development- Kampala, Uganda
March 5, 2015 - Centre for Integrated Development is a nongovernmental organization in Uganda engaged in the promotion and development of sustainable natural resource management, with a focus on forestry, agricultural land, and wetland resources.
Oregon State University- Corvallis, OR
April 6, 2015 - In 2014, Oregon State University and McKnight's Collaborative Crop Research Program created the Suma Award for Best Student Presentation.